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power saw

noun
1.
a saw driven by a motor.
Origin of power saw
1955-1960
1955-60

power-saw

[pou-er-saw] /ˈpaʊ ərˌsɔ/
verb (used with object), power-sawed, power-sawed or power-sawn, power-sawing.
1.
to cut with a power saw.
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  • Rulers greedy of power saw in their mind's eye an increase of their possessions.

  • Then power saw that he had been using a bundle of newspapers as a cushion.

  • The surface yielded slightly to the heaviest cutting edge of a power saw and then sprang back, unmarked.

    Make Mine Homogenized Rick Raphael
  • And he remembered feeding the trunk of that very tree into the power saw for lumber.

    Eight Keys to Eden Mark Irvin Clifton

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