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Sawbuck

In the United States, a slang term for $10. It is rarely used.
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Leaning down to buck a log will strain your back in a hurry, which is why people who cut a lot of firewood use sawbucks. Sawbucks are similar to a carpenter's saw horse, except these saw horses have a "v" design to center logs.
On the landing, 70 percent of the loggers sampled used a mechanical bucking loader/saw (sawbuck).
It seems like everyone is trying to create the next killer iPhone app and ignoring the millions of people using other smartphones," said Guy Wolcott, Sawbuck's CEO.
Consumers can start their home search on Sawbuck.com, where they can search by property type, neighborhood or address to find homes for sale, local market stats and recently sold properties.
(13.) Brooks, Stewart M., Remembering the British LW & US SCR-602 Radars, The Sawbuck Gazette: For and About ETO Signal Aircraft Warning Battalions, Vol 16, No.
Bean News, a daily newspaper we hatched at the Pub at Masonic and Geary, across the street from the Sears and Sawbuck, published exactly one number in the whole of the decade.
It bothered us -- enough to dig into our wallet for a sawbuck. "We were saving it for you," we lied.
On our trip with Sawbuck Outfitters, the canvas tents are clean and roomy; cots and camp chairs are cushy luxuries no backpacker could afford to carry.
Wilmington charges $79 for a single or double, and Austin is a sawbuck more expensive for the same accommodations.
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Here is yet another example of what half a sawbuck will get you if you invest it wisely.
He declaims it and then dashes off to sell it, which he does after, great difficulty, for a sawbuck. With the proceeds he buys a quilt for his beloved, races back home, and covers her with it, only to realize the awful troth: "My God, she's dead."