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gang saw

noun
1.
a saw having several parallel blades for making simultaneous cuts.
Origin of gang saw
1840-1850
An Americanism dating back to 1840-50
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  • But Bull and his gang saw fit to omit that part of the story.

    A Cadet's Honor

    Upton Sinclair
British Dictionary definitions for gang saw

gang saw

noun
1.
a saw having several parallel blades making simultaneous cuts
Derived Forms
gang sawyer, noun
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