chain saw


: a tool that cuts wood with a circular chain that is driven by a motor and made up of many connected sharp metal teeth

Full Definition of CHAIN SAW

:  a portable power saw that has teeth linked together to form an endless chain
chain·saw \ˈchān-ˌs\ transitive verb

First Known Use of CHAIN SAW



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