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handsaw

[ hand-saw ]
/ ˈhændˌsɔ /
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noun
any common saw with a handle at one end for manual operation with one hand.
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Origin of handsaw

late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425; see origin at hand, saw1
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British Dictionary definitions for handsaw

handsaw
/ (ˈhændˌsɔː) /

noun
any saw for use in one hand only
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