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.
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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