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

  • adj. Having teeth resembling the teeth of a saw: saw-toothed sharks.
  • adj. Having a jagged or zigzag pattern, outline, or course; serrate: a saw-toothed mountain range; a sawtooth curve.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having a jagged edge like a saw.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a tooth or teeth like those of a saw; serrate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Serrate; having serrations like the teeth of a saw.

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

  • adj. notched like a saw with teeth pointing toward the apex

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