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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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Coral and Paddy Power paid out on Woods missing the cut and voided any bets on Woods making the cut.
I didn't come here with the mindset of making the cut.
After auditioning for ``Idol' last fall and making the cut, McPhee sought help, enrolling at the Eating Disorder Center of California in Brentwood, where she spent three months undergoing outpatient therapy.
GOLF: Warwickshire's Jamie Elson made a superb finish to his second round to give himself a great chance of making the cut in the Tusker Kenya Open on the European Challenge Tour.
Making the cut and looking good in Saturday's qualifiers were Toy Machine Ams Billy Marks and Josh Harmony, City Stars' Devin Calloway, as well as Think Ams Sean Payne and Danny Fuenzalida.
GOLF is increasingly becoming a young man's game and Coral appear to have underestimated the quality of four fresh-faced starlets by going 9-4 about Rory McIlroy, Rickie Fowler, Matteo Manassero and Ryo Ishikawa all making the cut in the USPGA Championship.