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Synonyms for sawyer

one who is employed to saw wood

any of several beetles whose larvae bore holes in dead or dying trees especially conifers

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Bob Sawyer very justly observed, that there is nothing like hot punch in such cases; and that if ever hot punch did fail to act as a preventive, it was merely because the patient fell into the vulgar error of not taking enough of it.
Bob Sawyer, thrusting his forefinger between two of Mr.
Bob Sawyer had informed him that he meant to be very cosy, and that his friend Ben was to be one of the party, they shook hands and separated.
Sawyer wonders, "What if--and it seems an obvious sort of thing-you produced all of the video digitally?
By way of example, I was speaking with Sam Sawyer, charged with HDD product management at Fujitsu about the next generation of mobile HDDs.
The Talisman is a magical object that 12-year-old Jack Sawyer must retrieve in order to save his dying mother's life.
As his children came along, he stacked it with clothbound editions of classic stories: Tom Sawyer, Hans Brinker, Robin Hood, Kidnapped, Tales of the Arabian Nights, books with eight or 10 delicious full-color illustrations scattered throughout.
We've been pursuing cheaper sources for medicines now since 1996, with the Vancouver AIDS conference, when it became clear that the triple combination therapy was helping people with AIDS live longer, more productive lives," says Eric Sawyer, a founding member of the New York chapter of the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power.
You can zap an MP3 over to your friend's computer, listen to it in a car, or add your own computerized effects to make a song sound like you're in a dance club or underwater," says Ben Sawyer, co-author of the book MP3 Power
Former Sawyer Ferguson Walker executives haven't strayed far from the newspaper business.
Considered the epitome of the all-American boy, Tom Sawyer is full of mischief but basically pure-hearted.
The choice of Eugene Sawyer, a conservative black alderman, as Mayor of Chicago proved that many of the hopes of the progressive, multiracial coalition that briefly dominated Chicago politics died with Harold Washington.
Former GFK Senior Vice President Philip Sawyer Brings 20+ Years of Industry Expertise to Entrepreneurial Business Intelligence Firm--
The picture of life in Pilgrim Street in Newcastle is by Lyddell Sawyer, who was born in North Shields in 1856.
Sawyer , 50Worcester, ma - Ethel passed away peacefully at Umass Hospital with her children and sisters by her side on January 7, 2015.