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cutoff

cut·off

cutoff

 
pronunciation:
kuht awf
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a prescribed terminal point or limit.
Tuesday is the cutoff for applying.
definition 2: termination of a service such as electricity or natural gas.
definition 3: a shorter route; shortcut.
definition 4: a device for stopping a process such as the passage of a fluid.
definition 5: (pl.) pants, esp. denim jeans, that have been made into shorts by cutting off the legs.
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