paperknife


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paperknife

a knife with a comparatively blunt blade, esp one of wood, bone, etc., for opening sealed envelopes
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Alternatively, stencil the paper with a seasonal motif or give it a dusting of gold spray paint and then tie it with paper ribbon, curled at the ends with a paperknife or scissors.
He visited Hitler's study, where he took a paperknife from his desk, and was about to leave when he was accosted by a German claiming to be a Hitler aide and offering the historic manuscript.
The Queen visited Calne where she was given some silver cuff links and a silver paperknife by the mayor.