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jigsaw

Tools a mechanical saw with a fine steel blade for cutting intricate curves in sheets of material

Jigsaw

A power woodworking tool with a reciprocating thin blade suspended in a frame; used to cut complex curves in thin material.

jigsaw

[′jig‚sȯ]
(mechanical engineering)
A tool with a narrow blade suitable for cutting intricate curves and lines.

jigsaw

An electrically powered saw having a narrow blade which moves with a reciprocating motion, in a vertical direction, through the surface of a table on which work is placed; esp. used for cutting curves and ornamental patterns.

Jigsaw

(1) See Project Jigsaw and Alphabet.

(2) A Web server from the W3C that incorporates advanced features and uses a modular design similar to the Apache Web server. Jigsaw supports HTTP 1.1 and provided an experimental platform for HTTP-NG. See HTTP-NG and Amaya.
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If you would like further information on Good Old Jigsaw Puzzles, or you would like to schedule an interview, please contact us by email: contact@hartwellcorp.
The company said when the digital version of the jigsaw puzzle was ready, they tested the app by making hundreds of traditional puzzle fans to use the digital version and the feedback was collected.
Online Jigsaw Puzzles and Baby Book of Oral Health Receive Awards of Distinction
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We sent five of the Jigsaw Puzzles to the hospital in Landstahl Regional Medical Center, Germany, and five to the Womack Army Medical Center, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
About this time my father was suffering from cataracts and so he couldn't see very well, and my mother asked if I would get him some jigsaw puzzles.
THE first jigsaw puzzle was made in the 1760s by the British inventor and cartographer, John Stilsbury.
A TEESSIDE business specialising in traditional jigsaw puzzles has slotted into place at Darlington's Cornmill Shopping Centre as part of the company's expansion.
And, since his jigsaw puzzles come in a nice box the shopping and wrapping is done.
Money raised will be used to make 1,000 limited edition, laser cut jigsaw puzzles, which will be sold to raise funds for the school.
Each year St Martin's supports several local charities by donation and one of the beneficiaries in 2013 will be the Forget Me Not Children's Hospice, whose volunteers have helped in acquiring and assembling jigsaw puzzles.
Collecting jigsaw puzzles can also appeal to collectors of maritime memorabilia, advertising, trains and other forms of transport, together with well known old master copies, for example Constable's famous painting of the Hay Wain.