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verb (used with object), pow·er-sawed, pow·er-sawed or pow·er-sawn, pow·er-saw·ing.
  1. to cut with a power saw.
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power saw

  1. a saw driven by a motor.
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Origin of power saw

First recorded in 1955–60
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Historical Examples

  • 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