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ripsaw (plural ripsaws)
- (woodworking) A saw that is designed to cut wood along its grain, i.e. to rip.
- (uncountable, music, Caribbean) A genre of music played with a ripsaw and other instruments, originally associated mainly with Turks and Caicos Islands.
- rake and scrape (Bahamas)
- To cut with a ripsaw.