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scroll saw

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Definition of scroll saw in English:

noun

A narrow-bladed saw for cutting decorative spiral lines or patterns.
Example sentences
  • Whether you're working on detailed crafts or simply need to make freehand cuts, the flexibility of a scroll saw is just what you need.
  • Handmade wooden toys have a special charm, and they are easy to make on a scroll saw.
  • It is not necessary to have a scroll-saw for the scroll-saw problems illustrated and described in this chapter.

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