noun (1)

Definition of sawbill

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a bird with a serrate beak especially : merganser

saw bill

noun (2)

Definition of saw bill (Entry 2 of 2)

: a list given to a sawyer of sizes to be sawed from logs

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Noun (1)

saw entry 2 + bill

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“Sawbill.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 7 December 2019.

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