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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. a Belgian maker of musical instruments who invented the saxophone (1814-1894);
[syn: Sax, Adolphe Sax]

2. a single-reed woodwind with a conical bore;
[syn: sax, saxophone]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sax \Sax\, n. [AS. seax a knife.] A kind of chopping instrument for trimming the edges of roofing slates. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Zax \Zax\ (z[a^]ks), n. A tool for trimming and puncturing roofing slates. [Written also sax.] [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Sax n 1: a Belgian maker of musical instruments who invented the saxophone (1814-1894) [syn: Sax, Adolphe Sax] 2: a single-reed woodwind with a conical bore [syn: sax, saxophone]
V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014):

SAX Simple API for XML (API, XML)
V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014):

SAX SUSE Advanced X [configuration tool] (SUSE, Linux)