scroll saw

noun

Definition of scroll saw

  1. 1 :  fretsaw

  2. 2 :  a machine saw with a table for supporting the material and a narrow vertically reciprocating blade for cutting curved lines or ornamental openwork patterns

1851

First Known Use of scroll saw

1851


SCROLL SAW Defined for English Language Learners

scroll saw

noun

Definition of scroll saw for English Language Learners

  • : a machine that has a narrow blade for cutting curves and decorative patterns in wood, metal, plastic, etc.

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