pad saw


noun
  1. a small compass saw with a pad.

Origin of pad saw

1
First recorded in 1870–75

Words Nearby pad saw

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British Dictionary definitions for padsaw

padsaw

/ (ˈpædˌsɔː) /


noun
  1. a small narrow saw used for cutting curves

Origin of padsaw

1
C19: from pad 1 (in the sense: a handle that can be fitted to various tools) + saw 1

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