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sawdust

[saw-duhst] /ˈsɔˌdʌst/
noun
1.
small particles of wood produced in sawing.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; saw1 + dust
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British Dictionary definitions for saw dust

sawdust

/ˈsɔːˌdʌst/
noun
1.
particles of wood formed by sawing
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Word Origin and History for saw dust

sawdust

n.

1520s, from saw (n.1) + dust (n.).

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