bowsaw

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bowsaw

(ˈbəʊˌsɔː)
n
(Tools) a saw with a thin blade in a bow-shaped frame
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Working with bowsaws and loppers, the team removed small trees and brambles to create an open area in the woodland.
Armed with bowsaws, the volunteers helped clear nursery trees to make way for maturing woodland.
1: bowsaws are not adequate for felling large trees, or large numbers of small trees.
Our very first chainsaw gave us an enormous sense of power, especially against bowsaws. Carrying it from place to place increased muscle power as well.