fret saw


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fret saw

or fret·saw (frĕt′sô′)
n.
A long, narrow-bladed saw with fine teeth, used in making curved cuts in thin wood or metal.

fret saw

or

fretsaw

n
(Tools) a fine-toothed saw with a long thin narrow blade, used for cutting designs in thin wood or metal

fret′ saw`



n.
a long narrow-bladed saw used to cut ornamental work from thin wood.
[1860–65]
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He only said, "You shall see, "and again fumbling in his bag took out a tiny fret saw.
I had been given a treadle fret saw, and Hobbies Weekly Magazine provided patterns to cut out spill boxes.
The design, which weighs 15 kilos, is made of brushed stainless steel and the pieces were cut using a fret saw.