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Two, swaying backwards and forward with rhythmic precision, dragged a big crosscut-saw through a massive trunk.
THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
As we had a good crosscut saw, it did not take long to enlarge the doorway so that one could go in standing up, man fashion.
FIFTY YEARS A HUNTER AND TRAPPERELDRED NATHANIEL WOODCOCK
Mr. Goodsil and Mr. Vanater went back after more of the supplies, which included another good axe and a crosscut saw.
FIFTY YEARS A HUNTER AND TRAPPERELDRED NATHANIEL WOODCOCK
We had to cut all our firewood with a two man crosscut saw or a one man crosscut saw about three feet long.
THE BIOGRAPHY OF A RABBITROY BENSON
The method of using a crosscut saw was for two men to take a stand opposite one another, with the log between.
TALES OF LONELY TRAILSZANE GREY
I thought the crosscut saw a wonderful tool to train a man, but it must require time.
TALES OF LONELY TRAILSZANE GREY
The teeth of a crosscut-saw are like knife points, they score two lines, and the wood breaks off between them.
MANUAL TRAINING TOYS FOR THE BOY'S WORKSHOPHARRIS W. MOORE
The stem should next be undercut with the saws (rip and crosscut) so as to make place for the rudder.
MANUAL TRAINING TOYS FOR THE BOY'S WORKSHOPHARRIS W. MOORE
Thad dropped his eyes sullenly and made a feint of examining the crosscut saw.
THE WIZARD'S DAUGHTER AND OTHER STORIESMARGARET COLLIER GRAHAM
It was fortunate that both could chop, for the men with the crosscut appeared in difficulties.
THE GREATER POWERHAROLD BINDLOSS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CROSSCUT

  • bisect
  • cleave
  • cross
  • crosscut
  • cut
  • cut across
  • divide
  • hack
  • intersect
  • separate
  • shear
  • traverse
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