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  1. An opening resulting from cutting.
  2. The act of cutting.
  3. The result of cutting.
  4. A notch, passage, or channel made by cutting or digging; a furrow; a groove.
  5. (specifically) An artificial navigation as distingished from a navigable river
  6. A share or portion.
  7. (cricket) A batsman's shot played with a swinging motion of the bat, to hit the ball backward of point.
  8. (cricket) Sideways movement of the ball through the air caused by a fast bowler imparting spin to the ball.
  9. (sports) In lawn tennis, etc., a slanting stroke causing the ball to spin and bound irregularly; also, the spin thus given to the ball.
  10. (golf) In a strokeplay competition, the early elimination of those players who have not then attained a preannounced score, so that the rest of the competition is less pressed for time and more entertaining for spectators.
  11. (theater) A passage omitted or to be omitted from a play.
  12. (film) A particular version or edit of a film.
  13. The act or right of dividing a deck of playing cards.
  14. The manner or style a garment etc. is fashioned in.
  15. A slab, especially of meat.
  16. (fencing) An attack made with a chopping motion of the blade, landing with its edge or point.
  17. A deliberate snub, typically a refusal to return a bow or other acknowledgement of acquaintance.
  18. A definable part, such as an individual song, of a recording, particularly of commercial records, audio tapes, CDs, etc.
  19. (archaeology) A truncation, 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.
  20. A haircut.
  21. (graph theory) The partition of a graph’s vertices into two subgroups.
  22. A string of railway cars coupled together.
  23. An engraved block or plate; the impression from such an engraving.
  24. (obsolete) A common workhorse; a gelding.
  25. (slang, dated) The failure of a college officer or student to be present at any appointed exercise.
  26. A skein of yarn.
  27. (slang) That which is used to dilute or adulterate a recreational drug.
  28. Synonyms:
    1. share, nick, slice, reduction, quota, decrease, kind, drop, insult, gash, slash, grade, incision, portion, slash, piece, form, laceration, slab, chunk, percentage, type, notch, peg, haircut, piece, slight, wound, barb, hunk, slit, part, cutback, fall, sort, decline, affront, ilk, portion, slice, tier, lump, feather, figure, class, part, graze, put-down, wedge, diminishment
  1. A person or device that cuts (in various senses).
  2. (nautical) A single-masted, fore-and-aft rigged, sailing vessel with at least two headsails, and a mast set further aft than that of a sloop.
  3. A foretooth; an incisor.
  4. A heavy-duty motor boat for official use.
  5. (nautical) A ship's boat, used for transport ship-to-ship or ship-to-shore.
  6. (cricket) A ball that moves sideways in the air, or off the pitch, because it has been cut.
  7. (baseball) A cut fastball.
  8. (slang) A ten-pence piece. So named because it is the coin most often sharpened by prison inmates to use as a weapon.
  9. (slang) A person who practices self-injury.
  10. (obsolete) An officer in the exchequer who notes by cutting on the tallies the sums paid.
  11. (obsolete) A ruffian; a bravo; a destroyer.
  12. (obsolete) A kind of soft yellow brick, easily cut, and used for facework.
  13. A light sleigh drawn by one horse.
  14. Synonyms:
    1. knife, blade, shiv, shank
  1. (countable, uncountable) The action of the verb to cut.
  2. (countable) A section removed from the larger whole.
  3. (countable) A newspaper clipping.
  4. (countable) A leaf, stem, branch, or root removed from a plant and cultivated to grow a new plant.
  5. (countable) An abridged selection of written work, often intended for performance.
  6. (uncountable) The editing of film or other recordings.
  7. (uncountable) Self-harm; the act of cutting one's own skin.
  8. (machining) The process of bringing metals to a desired shape by chipping away the unwanted material.
  9. (countable) A narrow passage, dug for a road, railway or canal to go through.
  10. Synonyms:
    1. excerpt, clipping, extract, slice, cut, piece, scion, graft, snippet, article, clip, slip, fashioning, shaping, piece, paragraph, fragment, part, bit, passage, sculpting, slicing, engraving, trimming, etching, carving, column, implant, feature, implantation, insert, shoot, splice
  1. plural of cutting
  2. Synonyms:
    1. trimming, clippings, ends, brash, parings, shavings
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