Jig saw

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a sawing machine with a narrow, vertically reciprocating saw, used to cut curved and irregular lines, or ornamental patterns in openwork, a scroll saw; - called also gig saw.

See also: Jig

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Through activities like the Buy Local Campaigns, Jig Saw Puzzle contests, Easter Egg Hunts and Beautification initiatives, the role of the ACPA continues to evolve.
Spring Jig saw out the trip well and was only beaten a neck at Kempton, looking as though he could really make his mark in handicap company in due course.
Berwick almost took an early lead through Michael McKenna, before home centre--half JIG saw Kieran Ainslie smashed past a post.
But Alan came up with a solution: "Cut a hole in the bottom with a jig saw,'' he said.
He was a supporter of the NE Patriots and the Red Sox, was proficient completing jig saw puzzles and enjoyed many bus trips to Foxwoods.He is survived by his daughters, Amy Livingston and her husband Tim of Sterling and Karen Corleto and her husband Thomas of Marlborough, his grandchildren, Timothy Livingston and Candace Livingston and his great granddaughter, Faith Livingston.
ON behalf of North Tyneside Veterans Committee, we thank the standard bearers and members of The Royal British Legion, ex-service associations, children and members of the public that attended the North Tyneside Act of Remembrance and two minutes' silence at the Post 1945 "Jig Saw" Memorial, White Swan Centre, Killingworth, on November 11.
This will allow you to get the jig saw blade though the door when you start cutting out the rectangular hole.
Cut out the object using a scroll or jig saw. Seal both sides and edges with white latex primer.
The haul, which includes a hedge trimmer, bore hammer, jig saw and an electrical transformer, was recovered in Coventry on Thursday, October 9.
"The situation with the Ukrainian and the Cuban is just a tiny piece of the jig saw and the bottom line is that the world's top boxers will be in Beijing."
Pete Tovey, 81, rigged up the machine using a handgun and an electric jig saw, the Gold Coast Bulletin newspaper in Queensland reported.