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1jigsaw

noun jig·saw \ˈjig-ˌs\

: a machine that has a narrow blade for cutting curved lines in thin pieces of wood, metal, plastic, etc.

Full Definition of JIGSAW

1
:  scroll saw 2
2
:  a light portable electric saw with a vertically reciprocating blade that is used especially for cutting curves

First Known Use of JIGSAW

1873

2jigsaw

verb

Definition of JIGSAW

transitive verb
1
:  to cut or form by or as if by a jigsaw
2
:  to arrange or place in an intricate or interlocking way

First Known Use of JIGSAW

1873

3jigsaw

adjective

Definition of JIGSAW

:  suggesting a jigsaw puzzle or its separate pieces

First Known Use of JIGSAW

1884

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