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rough-sawn

[ ruhf-sawn ]
/ ˈrʌfˈsɔn /
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adjective
(of wood) used as originally cut, without smoothing or sanding: shingles of rough-sawn cedar.
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Origin of rough-sawn

First recorded in 1885–90
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