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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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It is not just another low cost agency that cuts corners to reduce the cost of selling your home.
If, for example, a contractor cuts corners by providing inadequate manpower, hiring less qualified (and less costly) supervision, or submitting materials of lower quality, the owner will wind up paying more for corrective measures in the end.
In this business, you know who cuts corners and who doesn't.