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circular saw

circular saw
A power-operated saw in the form of a circular steel blade with teeth along the perimeter. Also see table saw.
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We didn't think people would want to be stepping over tree branches and listening to buzz saws while they shopped,'' she added.
It was a time of 12-foot bamboo rods, ``knuckle buster'' reels with handles that spun backward like buzz saws when hooked fish made their runs and vegetable-fiber lines that could be ruined almost overnight by a single spot of blood, rust or slime.
We're in a good conference,'' coach Bill Norton said of the back-to-back buzz saws on the Brahmas' schedule.