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band saw

noun, Machinery.
a saw consisting of an endless toothed steel band passing over two wheels.
Origin of band saw
An Americanism dating back to 1860-65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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band saw

a power-operated saw consisting of an endless toothed metal band running over and driven by two wheels
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