rift-sawed

adjective
variants: or rift-sawn \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗ \

Definition of rift-sawed

1 : sawed radially from the log so as to have the annual rings perpendicular or nearly so to the face

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History and Etymology for rift-sawed

rift entry 1 + sawed or sawn

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“Rift-sawed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rift-sawed. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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