Definition of sawdust in English:


Syllabification: saw·dust
Pronunciation: /ˈsôˌdəst


  • Powdery particles of wood produced by sawing.
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    • Some are made from coal, wood, or sawdust, while others are made from peach pits, olive pits, or coconut shells.
    • Burning the wood or using its sawdust and ash is also strongly discouraged.
    • Fill nursery flats or wood boxes with dry peat moss, sawdust, or wood shavings.

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