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quartersawn

adjective quar·ter·sawn \ˈkw(r)-tər-ˈsn\

Definition of QUARTERSAWN

:  sawed from quartered logs so that the annual rings are nearly at right angles to the wide face —used of boards and planks

Variants of QUARTERSAWN

quar·ter·sawn also quar·ter·sawed \-ˈsd\

First Known Use of QUARTERSAWN

circa 1890

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