Pronunciation: (sô'yur, soi'ur), [key]
1. a person who saws wood, esp. as an occupation.
2. Also called saw'yer bee"tle. any of several long-horned beetles, esp. one of the genus Monochamus, the larvae of which bore in the wood of coniferous trees.
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