- A saw that has a power driven and fast revolving chain of metal teeth, usually used to cut trees.
- He used a chainsaw to cut through the fallen tree on the roadway.
Etymology: From chain and saw due to the chain cutting mechanism.
- Dutch: kettingzaag
- French: (t, fr, troní§onneuse, f)
- German: Kettensí¤ge(de)f
- Italian: motosega(it)f
- Spanish: sierra eléctrica(es)f
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