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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A serration on a blade.

Usage examples (34)
  • A graph of atmospheric carbon shows a clear "sawtooth" pattern with an annual cycle.
  • The "sawtooth" metaphor occurs also in Spanish, since Sierra Nevada in Spanish means "Snowcovered Saw."
  • "sawtooth" dock, where commercial vessels tie up for servicing.
  • There is a sawtooth in leading edges of the wings. for more
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