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Sickle
of the Egyptians resembled that in modern use. The ears of corn were cut with it near the top of the straw. There was also a sickle used for warlike purposes, more correctly, however, called a pruning-hook (Deut. 16:9; Jer. 50:16, marg., "scythe;" Joel 3:13; Mark 4:29). Bibliography Information
Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'sickle' Eastons Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.

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