Let us see: Suppose an adze were handed to a carpenter for him to square a beam with it.
Chipping it with an adze, and boring it with an augur, to ascertain its quality.
Presently, Adze called out that he had made the pumps act at last.
It is of little consequence on which my adze is first employed.
Deck wanted to know more about the man with the sledge and the adze.