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1. A plant where timber is sawed into boards.
2. A large machine for sawing lumber.


1. (Forestry) an industrial establishment where timber is sawn into planks, etc
2. (Forestry) a large sawing machine



a place or building in which timber is sawed into planks, boards, etc., by machinery.
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Noun1.sawmill - a large sawing machinesawmill - a large sawing machine    
power saw, sawing machine, saw - a power tool for cutting wood
2.sawmill - a mill for dressing logs and lumber
factory, manufactory, manufacturing plant, mill - a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing
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(soː) noun
a tool for cutting, having a toothed edge. He used a saw to cut through the branch.
verbpast tense sawed: past participles sawn, ~sawed
to cut with a saw. He sawed the log in two.
ˈsawdust noun
a dust of tiny fragments of wood, made by sawing.
ˈsawmill noun
a place in which wood is mechanically sawn.
a sawmill worker.
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UNITE, the UK firm specialising in developing such accommodation, celebrated the topping out of their new property, Saw Mill, in a joint celebration with construction partner Watkin Jones.
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The loss was due to lower sales prices, continued high raw materials prices and restructuring costs of SEK100m related to the closure of the Lovholmen saw mill in Sweden.
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The chain saw mill shown in the right-hand picture on Page 92 of the August/September 2004 issue is a Haddon Lumbermaker, net a Granberg Mini-Mill as I had indicated in the story.

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