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  1. Hewing

    of Hew

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  1. Hewing

    The word hewing is a general term meaning to strike or blow with a tool such as an axe or sword; to chop or gash. This article is about hewing as the process of converting sections of a tree trunk from its rounded natural form into a form with more or less flat surfaces using primarily, among other tools, an axe or axes. It is an ancient method still used occasionally to square up beams for building construction.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hewing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hewing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of hewing in a Sentence

  1. President Barack Obama:

    He did it by hewing to principle, yes, but also by seeking compromise and common cause -- not through deal-making and horse-trading alone, but through friendship, and kindness, and humor.

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