tenon saw


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tenon saw

[′ten·ən ‚sȯ]
(engineering)
A precision saw that has a metal strip for stiffening along its back.

tenon saw

tenon saw
A saw having a metal strip along the back to stiffen it; has many small teeth; used for fine, accurate sawing, as in forming tenons, dovetails, and miters. Also called a miter saw.