headrig

\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun
: the main saw in a mill with or without other saws or associated equipment

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/hed"rig'/, n.
(in a sawmill) the carriage and saw used in cutting a log into slabs.
[HEAD + RIG1]

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headˈrig noun (Scot)
A headland in a ploughed field
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