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The small particles of wood or other material that fall from an object being sawed.

saw′dust′y adj.


full of, resembling, related to, or characterized by sawdust
References in classic literature ?
I remember Mr Hubble as a tough high-shouldered stooping old man, of a sawdusty fragrance, with his legs extraordinarily wide apart: so that in my short days I always saw some miles of open country between them when I met him coming up the lane.
This garment, which appeared to be made for a person of prodigious size, had evidently seen long and hard wear, and its greenish-black folds gave out a moist sawdusty smell suggestive of prolonged sessions against bar-room walls.
But all too often foods pretending to be something they're not are a massive let down; "bacon" rashers that have the consistency of leather; insipid, sawdusty "sausages"; dry, rubbery "mince" and wishy-washy "chicken".