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riving

[′rīv·iŋ]
(geology)
The splitting off, cracking, or fracturing of rock, especially by frost action.
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left tilt hybrid saw includes both a riving style splitter/blade guard assembly with anti-kickback pawls and a separate European style riving knife.
Riving Knife Cabinet Saw with Granite Table Top (Model 359156).