Definition of Anvil. Meaning of Anvil. Synonyms of Anvil

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Definition of Anvil

Anvil
Anvil An"vil, n. [OE. anvelt, anfelt, anefelt, AS. anfilt, onfilt; of uncertain origin; cf. OHG. anafalz, D. aanbeld.] 1. An iron block, usually with a steel face, upon which metals are hammered and shaped. 2. Anything resembling an anvil in shape or use. Specifically (Anat.), the incus. See Incus. To be on the anvil, to be in a state of discussion, formation, or preparation, as when a scheme or measure is forming, but not matured. --Swift.
Anvil
Anvil An"vil, v. t. To form or shape on an anvil; to hammer out; as, anviled armor. --Beau. & Fl.

Meaning of Anvil from wikipedia

- An anvil is a metalworking tool consisting of a large block of metal (usually forged or cast steel), with a flattened top surface, upon which another...
- An anvil is a tool used by metalworkers such as blacksmiths. Anvil or The Anvil may also refer to: Anvil (bone), bone in the ear Anvil Mining, copper...
- Anvil! The Story of Anvil is a 2008 Canadian rockumentary film about the Canadian heavy metal band Anvil. The film is directed by screenwriter Sacha Gervasi...
- Anvil Is Anvil is the sixteenth studio album by Canadian heavy metal band Anvil. The album was produced by Martin Pfeiffer and was released on February...
- AnvilNext (until 2009 known as Scimitar) is a game engine created in 2007 by Ubisoft Montreal video game developers for use on Microsoft Windows, Nintendo...
- Anvil are a Canadian heavy metal band from Toronto, Ontario, formed in 1978. The band now consists of Steve "Lips" Kudlow (vocals, guitar), Robb Reiner...
- Anvil Cr**** may refer to: Anvil Cr**** (Alaska), site of the Anvil Cr**** Gold Discovery Site Anvil Cr****, New South Wales Australia, site of the former...
- Anvil firing (also known as anvil launching or anvil shooting) is the practice of firing an anvil into the air with gunpowder. In the UK, the term refers...
- The Anvil is the second studio album by the British rock/pop band Visage, released in March 1982 by Polydor Records. The album reached No. 6 in the UK...
- but separate from a main cloud. Anvil (WMO supplementary feature incus) – the anvil top of a ****ulonimbus cloud. Anvil dome (WMO supplementary feature...
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