The handle of the carpenter's mauls, axes, and adzes; also of an oar, &c.
They work with adzes, which they make of thick fish-bones and shells.
Forest trees were felled, and saws, chisels, and adzes worked them into shape.
Take the adzes and the axes and go to work and hollow them out.
They carry their spears, and perhaps in their other hands their clubs or adzes.