dovetail saw

noun

Definition of dovetail saw

: a small backsaw with thin blade, fine teeth, and straight handle used for accurate work (as in cabinetmaking and patternmaking)

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“Dovetail saw.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dovetail%20saw. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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