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verb [intransitive/transitive] mainly literary     hew pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participlehewing
past tensehewed
past participlehewn
  1. to cut something solid such as rock or wood into a rough shape, using a large heavy blade
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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