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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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Brandon McIver, who is tied for 32nd place at 143, and Jonathan Woo, tied for 43rd at 144, each made the cut after two rounds of stroke play.
The 47-year-old Quinn has made the cut in all three events he has played this year.
Horsey is 69th in the money list after finishing in a share of 42nd place recently in China, the seventh time the consistent former Cheshire and England amateur has made the cut in eight starts.
Presumably neither of these leaders, chosen by God to do God's work, would have made the cut if Ms.
Undoubtedly there were thousands to choose from--but only a little hundred a hundred made the cut for Paintings Of New York, which profiles works by such classic artists as Georgia O'Keeffe, Edward Hopper, and Childe Hassam.
A compound made the cut as a possible attractant if it induced an olfactory response and if the lampreys consistently swam toward the maze area where the water contained diluted compound.
He did reveal that several gay favorites made the cut, including The Wizard of Oz, All About Eve, Funny Girl, and--of course--Mommie Dearest.
Howell has made the cut in 78 of his 97 starts on the US Tour - an incredible percentage for a young man making his way in the game - and he made the cut in all four of the Majors last year.
Overall, only 23 companies from the 2002 list made the cut in 2003, according to Hyatt.
DARREN CLARKE was clinging on to the coat-tails of an XXL Green Jacket yesterday - as Tiger Woods made the cut by the skin of his teeth.
Though Dieter Roth is no longer with us, he still made the cut for this year's Documenta just as he did in Harald Szeemann's 1999 Venice Biennale.
Louis, made the cut of full- and part-time employees Jan.