Definition of circular saw in English:

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circular saw

Pronunciation: /ˈsərkyələr sô/


A power saw with a rapidly rotating toothed disk.
Example sentences
  • Generally, use a handsaw or a circular saw to cut straight lines, a coping saw or a portable jigsaw to cut irregular lines.
  • Most cuts can be made with a circular saw, handsaw, or saber saw, but the angled back support would be more easily cut with a table saw.
  • It could potentially boost the safety of all power saws, including band saws and circular saws.

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Syllabification: cir·cu·lar saw

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