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handsaw

[hand-saw] /ˈhændˌsɔ/
noun
1.
any common saw with a handle at one end for manual operation with one hand.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English; see hand, saw1
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  • Using a small handsaw and an adult, go ahead and cut your hole.
  • Bring a handsaw or axe as well as winter clothing and safety equipment.
  • Bodies and heads were first cut in profile with a handsaw or bandsaw.
  • If necessary, excess core tube was cut off using a handsaw, and the tube was re-capped.
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handsaw

/ˈhændˌsɔː/
noun
1.
any saw for use in one hand only
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