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sawyer

See also: Sawyer

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English, equivalent to saw +‎ -yer.

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NounEdit

sawyer (plural sawyers)

  1. One who saws timber, especially in a sawpit.
  2. (US) A large trunk of a tree brought down by the force of a river's current
  3. A beetle that lives and feeds on trees, including timber.
  4. (US, dialect) The bowfin.

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