Definition of resawing in US English:

resawing

noun

  • The action or an instance of sawing again; specifically the sawing of previously cut timber boards into more precise shapes or thinner pieces. Frequently attributive, especially in "resawing machine".

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Florio (1553–1625), author and teacher of languages. From re- + sawing.

Pronunciation

resawing

/ˌriːˈsɔːɪŋ/