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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A saw for cutting wood across the grain.

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  • n. A handsaw used to cut wood across the grain

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A saw managed by two men, one at each end, for cutting large logs crosswise.
  • n.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. handsaw that cuts at right angles to the grain (or major axis)

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