a saw consisting of a thin, light blade held, under tension, in a U -shaped frame that has a handle: used for cutting small curves in wood.
a handsaw with a U-shaped frame used for cutting curves in a material too thick for a fret saw
noun, Psychology. 1. an adaptation to environmental stress that is based on conscious or unconscious choice and that enhances control over behavior or gives psychological comfort. Compare (def 2).
- Coping stone
noun 1. another word for copestone (sense 1)
[koh-pee-uh s] /ˈkoʊ pi əs/ adjective 1. large in quantity or number; abundant; plentiful: copious amounts of food. 2. having or yielding an abundant supply: a copious larder; a copious harvest. 3. exhibiting abundance or fullness, as of thoughts or words. /ˈkəʊpɪəs/ adjective 1. abundant; extensive in quantity 2. having or providing an abundant supply […]
- Copious free time
jargon (Apple; originally from the introduction to Tom Lehrer’s song “It Makes A Fellow Proud To Be A Soldier”) Used ironically to indicate the speaker’s lack of the quantity in question; a mythical schedule slot for accomplishing tasks held to be unlikely or impossible. Sometimes used to indicate that the speaker is interested in accomplishing […]