Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The rectangular frame in which a mill-saw or gang of mill-saws is stretched. Also sawmill-gate, saw-sash.
  • n. The motion or progress of a saw (?).

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Examples

  • Phares 14.4 records the case of a boy of nine who, while playing in the saw-gate of a cotton-press, was struck by the lever in revolution, the blow fracturing both bones of the leg about the middle.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Phares records the case of a boy of nine who, while playing in the saw-gate of a cotton-press, was struck by the lever in revolution, the blow fracturing both bones of the leg about the middle.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

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