transitive verb-·sawed·, -·sawed· or Brit.-·sawn·, -·saw·ing
to saw (a log) into quarters lengthwise and then into boards, in order to show the grain of the wood to advantage; also, to produce (boards) in this way
transitive verbquar·ter·sawed, quar·ter·sawed, or quar·ter·sawn quar·ter·saw·ing, quar·ter·saws
To saw (a log) into quarters lengthwise along its axis.
(third-person singular simple present quartersaws, present participle quartersawing, simple past quartersawed, past participle quartersawn)