Definition of plain-saw in English:

plain-saw

Pronunciation /ˈplānsô/ /ˈpleɪnsɔ/

transitive verbplain-sawed, plain-sawn

[with object]
  • Saw (timber) tangential to the growth rings, so that the rings make angles of less than 45° with the faces of the boards produced.

    as adjective, in combination -sawn ‘plain-sawn logs’

Pronunciation

plain-saw

/ˈplānsô/ /ˈpleɪnsɔ/