power saw


noun

a saw driven by a motor.

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Origin of power saw

First recorded in 1955–60

Definition for power saw (2 of 2)

power-saw
[ 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