fire saw

noun

Definition of fire saw

: an implement for producing fire by friction consisting of a piece of wood (as bamboo or rattan) that is sawed or rubbed against the grain of another

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“Fire saw.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fire%20saw. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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