What does the word sawmill mean?

Usage examples for sawmill

  1. He turned north past the sawmill and the hospital and took the river trail along the precipitous bluffs at the base of Moosehide Mountain. – Smoke Bellew by Jack London
  2. We have piled up beams and stringers ahead of contract, and sold a number of logs a snow- slide brought us at a good profit, ready for floating down to a new sawmill in the valley. – Lorimer of the Northwest by Harold Bindloss
  3. Every mornin' when the dew stood in beads on his net he told Ant Red they was tears he shed about her troubles, and she run up and down and all around, talkin' like a sawmill, but keepin' just off the web. – Old Caravan Days by Mary Hartwell Catherwood