Definition of Swede saw in English:

Swede saw

Line breaks: Swede saw

noun

chiefly Canadian
  • A type of saw with a bow-like tubular frame and many cutting teeth.
    More example sentences
    • They were followed by men with axes and Swede saws, cutting down the trees, laying them crosswise.
    • Stihls are great saws, but are slower than the Swede saws, and I think, too complex for a simple machine.
    • Learn how to sharpen a Swede saw and more importantly how to handle a Swede saw safely.

More definitions of Swede saw

Definition of Swede saw in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kərf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw