Definition of sawmill
: a mill or machine for sawing logs
Recent Examples of sawmill from the Web
In August 1866, A.H. Robie’s sawmill was totally destroyed by fire.
Born in Clatskanie, Oregon, to a sawmill worker and a waitress, Carver grew up in Yakima, got married at 19, and joined his father in the mill.
Old Sturbridge Village's tinners, blacksmiths and shoemakers will be at work, the gristmill and sawmill will be running and all dads get in free at on Sunday, June 18.
More Jewels to come Alta Harris Community Park, Eckert Road northeast of Barber Park Alta and Dallas Harris moved to Idaho in 1939 from Oklahoma and opened a sawmill near Idaho City.
Old Sturbridge Village’s tinners, blacksmiths and shoemakers will be at work, the gristmill and sawmill will be running and all dads get in free at on Sunday, June 18.
Jim Rodstrom, the parks' chief of construction, said in a 2016 interview that stone for the old building was quarried in Brecksville Reservation, and wood came from trees in the park that was processed in the Metroparks' own sawmill.
Green Manor farm show This three-day event features an antique-tractor show, tractor pulls, sawmills, and craft and food vendors.
Animal slaughterhouses, sawmills, and psychiatric hospitals on average reported lower rates of safety incidents.
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First Known Use of sawmill
SAWMILL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sawmill for English Language Learners
: a mill or factory where logs are sawed to make boards
SAWMILL Defined for Kids
Definition of sawmill for Students
: a mill or factory having machinery for sawing logs
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