a saw driven by a motor.
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Origin of power saw
First recorded in 1955–60
Words nearby power saw
Definition for power saw (2 of 2)
[ pou-er-saw ]
/ ˈpaʊ ərˌsɔ /
verb (used with object), pow·er-sawed, pow·er-sawed or pow·er-sawn, pow·er-saw·ing.
to cut with a power saw.
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Example sentences from the Web for power saw
A power-saw was set in the end of the shed, a grinding mill in the granary, and a fodder-cutter in the forage barn.The Fat of the Land|John Williams Streeter