Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a saw with a narrow, fine-toothed blade in a -shaped frame, for cutting curved patterns in thin boards or metal plates
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A long, narrow-bladed saw with fine teeth, used in making curved cuts in thin wood or metal.