cut

  1. the act of reducing the amount or number
  2. a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc
  3. the act of penetrating or opening open with a sharp edge
  4. a share of the profits
  5. a step on some scale
  6. a trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation
  7. (film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next
  8. the part that is omitted when an editor......

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    1. n A description of the type of facet. 2. v Meaning faceted.
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    cut

    1. n A description of the type of facet. Used to describe the quality of faceting evenness, diameter to depth proportions, and diameter to table proportions of a polished gem.
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    (1) To remove text from an article or whole stories or to reduce the length of a program item. (2) Another word for a grab or separate segments of audio in a sequence, e.g. Cut 1, Cut 2 etc. (3) Short for 'cutting', see clipping above.
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    cut

    (from the article `cricket`) ...stroke becomes the drive); back stroke, in which the batsman moves his rear leg back before playing the ball; leg glance (or glide), in which the ...
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    (i) An old term for a single gracenote; (ii) to reduce the length of a note in a way not easily described by conventional music notation - for example, the cut note in a strathspey, normally rendered as a semiquaver, is described as cut and the resulting note is much shorter.
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    [adj] - (of a male animal) having the testicles removed 2. [adj] - having a long rip or tear 3. [adj] - wounded by cutting deeply 4. [adj] - cut down 5. [adj] - (used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply 6. [adj] - mixed with water 7. [adj] - fashioned or shaped by cutting 8. [adj] - (of pages of a book) ha...
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    Cut

    • (v. t.) To absent one`s self from; as, to cut an appointment, a recitation. etc. • (v. t.) To separate the parts of with, or as with, a sharp instrument; to make an incision in; to gash; to sever; to divide. • (a.) Formed or shaped as by cutting; carved. • (n.) The surface left by a cut; as, a smooth or clear cut. • (v. t...
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    noun (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball; `cuts do not bother a good tennis player`
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    cut

    emasculated adjective (of a male animal) having the testicles removed; `a cut horse`
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    Cut

    [archaeology] In Archaeology and archaeological stratification a cut or truncation is a context that represents a moment in time when other archaeological deposits were removed for the creation of some feature such as a ditch or pit. In laymans terms a cut can be thought of a hole that was dug in the past, though cut also applies to other p...
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    Cut

    [cards] After a deck of playing cards is shuffled by the dealer, it is often given to a player other than the one who performed the shuffle for a procedure called a cut. == Procedure == The dealer completes the shuffle, and then sets the cards face-down on the table near the designated player, typically the player to the dealer`s right. The...
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    [clothing] Cut in clothing, sewing and tailoring, is the style or shape of a garment as opposed to its fabric or trimmings. The cut of a coat refers to the way the garment hangs on the body based on the shape of the fabric pieces used to construct it, the position of the fabric`s grain line, and so on. ...
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    [earthmoving] In civil engineering, a cut or cutting is where soil or rock material from a hill or mountain is cut out to make way for a canal, road or railway line. In cut and fill construction it keeps the route straight and/or flat, where the comparative cost or practicality of alternate solutions (such as diversion) is prohibitive. Cont...
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    [gems] When a gemstone is desired to be used in jewelry, it is cut depending on the size and shape of the rough, as well as the desired piece of jewelry to be made. As a rule of thumb, a cut gemstone will reduce the mass (described in the carat) by about 50 percent. There are several techniques available to work with gemstones. Specifically...
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    Cut

    [graph theory] In graph theory, a cut is a partition of the vertices of a graph into two disjoint subsets. Any cut determines a cut-set, the set of edges that have one endpoint in each subset of the partition. These edges are said to cross the cut. In a connected graph, each cut-set determines a unique cut, and in some cases cuts are identi...
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    Cut

    [logic programming] The cut, in Prolog, is a goal, written as !, which always succeeds, but cannot be backtracked past. It is best used to prevent unwanted backtracking, for example, to prevent extra solutions being found by Prolog and avoid additional computations that are not desired or required in a program. The cut should be used sparin...
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    [manga] Cut is a one-shot Japanese manga written and illustrated by Toko Kawai. It was serialized in Biblos` magazine, Magazine Be x Boy, finishing at 5 chapters. It is licensed in North America by Digital Manga Publishing, which released the manga through its imprint, Juné, on March 25, 2009. It is licensed in France as Juste au Coin de l...
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    [music] In African American music, a cut `overtly insists on the repetitive nature of the music, by abruptly skipping it back to another beginning which we have already heard. Moreover, the greater the insistence on the pure beauty and value of repetition, the greater the awareness must also be that repetition takes place not on the level o...
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    Cut

    [transition] In the post-production process of film editing and video editing, a cut is an abrupt, but usually trivial film transition from one sequence to another. It is synonymous with the term edit, though `edit` can imply any number of transitions or effects. The cut, dissolve and wipe serve as the three primary transitions. The term re...
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    [Unix] In computing, cut is a Unix command line utility which is used to extract sections from each line of input — usually from a file. It is currently part of the GNU coreutils package and the BSD Base System. It first appeared in AT&T System III UNIX in 1982. Extraction of line segments can typically be done by bytes (-b), characters (...
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    Cut (kŭt) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Cut ; present participle & verbal noun Cutting .] [ Middle English cutten , kitten , ketten ; probably of Celtic origin; confer W. cwtau to short...
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    Cut

    Cut noun 1. An opening made with an edged instrument; a cleft; a gash; a slash; a wound made by cutting; as, a sword cut . 2. A stroke or blow or cutting motion with an edged instrument; a stroke or blow with a whip. 3. That which wounds the feelings, as a harsh remark ...
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    Cut transitive verb 1. (Cricket) To deflect (a bowled ball) to the off, with a chopping movement of the bat. 2. (Billiards, etc.) To drive (an object ball) to either side by hitting it fine on the other side with the cue ball or another object ball. 3. (Lawn Te...
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    Cut

    1. (also 'cut shot, fade') a shot which (for a right-handed player) curves gently from left to right
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