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TO CUT, crim. law. To wound with an instrument having a sharp edge. 1 Russ. on Cr. 577. Vide To Stab; Wound.

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In 1999, Biolase led the market for dental hard tissue lasers and anticipates that this new Hydrokinetic(TM) laser will further strengthen its already dominant position in the growing market for lasers that cut teeth and remove decay without using anesthesia or drills.
Martin, of Helensburgh, who also had big hugs for wife Annette, 31, and daughter Rebecca, four, said: "I've missed his first laugh and he's already starting to cut teeth.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market MILLENNIUM(TM), a device based on an entirely new technology that uses a spray of laser-powered water to cut teeth.