[ boh ]
/ boʊ /
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a saw having a narrow blade held at both ends by a bowed handle.
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Origin of bow saw
First recorded in 1670–80
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British Dictionary definitions for bow saw
/ (ˈbəʊˌsɔː) /
a saw with a thin blade in a bow-shaped frame
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