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jiirisaha

English translation: mitre saw

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Finnish term or phrase:jiirisaha
English translation:mitre saw
Entered by: Torben AXELSEN
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02:36 Nov 28, 2001
Finnish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / woodwork
Finnish term or phrase: jiirisaha
Electrical tools
aivo roos
Estonia
Local time: 21:55
mitre saw
Explanation:
Talvitie's Suomi-Englanti Tekniikan ja Kaupan Sanakirja has the entry:
jiiri = Mitre box (UK); =Miter Box (US), and jiiri laatikko = the same.
So why not Mitre Saw or Miter Saw!
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Torben AXELSEN
Finland
Local time: 21:55
Grading comment
It helped. Thanks.
Aivo Roos
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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mitre saw


Explanation:
Talvitie's Suomi-Englanti Tekniikan ja Kaupan Sanakirja has the entry:
jiiri = Mitre box (UK); =Miter Box (US), and jiiri laatikko = the same.
So why not Mitre Saw or Miter Saw!

Torben AXELSEN
Finland
Local time: 21:55
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish
PRO pts in pair: 34
Grading comment
It helped. Thanks.
Aivo Roos

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Timo Lehtilä: Yes, Google gives many pictures about mitre saws
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