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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ra·zor /ˈrezɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ra·zor n.
 1. A keen-edged knife of peculiar shape, used in shaving the hair from the face or the head; also called a straight razor. “Take thee a barber's razor.”
 3. Zool. A tusk of a wild boar.
 Razor fish. Zool. (a) A small Mediterranean fish (Coryphaena novacula), prized for the table. (b) The razor shell.
 Razor grass Bot., a West Indian plant (Scleria scindens), the triangular stem and the leaves of which are edged with minute sharp teeth.
 Razor grinder Zool., the European goat-sucker.
 Razor shell Zool., any marine bivalve shell belonging to Solen and allied genera, especially Solen ensis (or Ensatella ensis), and Solen Americana, which have a long, narrow, somewhat curved shell, resembling a razor handle in shape. Called also razor clam, razor fish, knife handle.
 Razor stone. Same as Novaculite.
 Razor strap, or razor strop, a strap or strop used in sharpening razors.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : edge tool used in shaving
      v : shave with a razor

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    The Nazarites were forbidden to make use of the razor (Num. 6:5;
    Judg. 13:5). At their consecration the Levites were shaved all
    over with a razor (Num. 8:7; comp. Ps. 52:2; Ezek. 5:1).