buzz saw


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buzz saw

buzz saw

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buzzsaw

n
(Tools) US and Canadian a power-operated circular saw

buzz′ saw`


n.
a power-operated circular saw.
[1855–60, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.buzz saw - a power saw that has a steel disk with cutting teeth on the peripherybuzz saw - a power saw that has a steel disk with cutting teeth on the periphery; rotates on a spindle
portable circular saw, portable saw - a circular saw that is portable and is operated with a hand grip
power saw, sawing machine, saw - a power tool for cutting wood
table saw - a circular saw mounted under a table or bench so that the blade of the saw projects up through a slot
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The latter attempted to rush in and break up the formation, but it was like stopping a buzz saw with the bare hand.
We knew it was going to be a buzz saw," Conant coach Chad Hay said.
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Richert, 48, from Dudley, explained how an MG-42 World War II German machine gun, nicknamed Hitler's buzz saw, could shoot 20 to 25 rounds a second.
Bob Tuman came all the way from Massachusetts only to fall to the Carrillo buzz saw in the final, succumbing 21-8, 21-2.
I ran into a buzz saw, a firestorm that was tougher than just about anything I've run into," he said.
There is a real sense of an emotional tug of war being fought out on piano, accordion, a buzz saw fuzz box banjo and a rhythm section where the silences are as pregnant with meaning as the polished percussive beats.
Crawling into your brain like a legless zombie, singer Jill O'Sullivan is out-Karen-Oing Karen O, and the music fires up the buzz saw guitar.
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