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ripsaw

[ rip-saw ]
/ 藞r瑟p藢s蓴 /
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noun
a saw for cutting wood with the grain.
verb (used with object), rip路sawed, rip路sawed or rip路sawn, rip路saw路ing.
to saw (wood) in such a manner.
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Origin of ripsaw

First recorded in 1840鈥50; rip1 + saw1
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British Dictionary definitions for ripsaw

ripsaw
/ (藞r瑟p藢s蓴藧) /

noun
a handsaw for cutting along the grain of timber
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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