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Meaning of “sawdust” in the English Dictionary

"sawdust" in British English

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sawdustnoun [U]

uk   /ˈsɔː.dʌst/  us   /ˈsɑː-/
the ​dust and ​smallpieces of ​wood that are ​produced when you ​cutwood with a ​saw
(Definition of sawdust from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sawdustnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɔˌdʌst/
the very ​smallgrains that are ​produced when you ​cutwood
(Definition of sawdust from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sawdust”
in Chinese (Simplified) 锯屑,锯末…
in Turkish talaş, testere talaşı, bıçkı tozu…
in Russian опилки…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鋸屑,鋸末…
in Polish trociny…
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