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[kwawr-ter-saw] /ˈkwɔr tərˌsɔ/

verb (used with object), quartersawed, quartersawed or quartersawn, quartersawing.
to (lumber) from sections of logs so that the annual rings in any board form at least a 45° angle with the faces of the board.
verb -saws, -sawing, -sawed, -sawed, -sawn
(transitive) to saw (timber) into quarters along two diameters of a log at right angles to each other


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