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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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STAFF at a wood mill hit by an explosion that killed four people were yesterday told they have lost their jobs.
RELATIVES of four workers killed in an explosion at a wood mill laid flowers at the scene yesterday.
THE wood mill where four workers are thought to have died in a series of explosions was investigated just two weeks ago after complaints over sawdust around the site.
A husband and wife who own a wood mill in Orrviile, Ohio, discovered they could repurpose the sawdust their business created when sawing wood.
It was the site of a wood mill, but now it's one of the West Country's best places to admire snowdrops.
Mr White said that Hutchinson was now entirely drug free, he goes to the gym twice a day and he was working in the prison wood mill.
After leaving school at an early age, he went to work at his family's wood mill, Clemence and Sons in Sterling, and later worked many years as a carpenter for both Greenwood Homes in Holden and Boardman Builders in Princeton.
Styled with deep raspberry walls and contrasting dark mahogany wood mill works, reminiscent of delectable pastries, a custom in-house patisserie features an open baking kitchen.
Later, the burning of wood mill waste to fuel the plant represented a further environmental boon.