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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Power cuts occupy a certain part of our collective national memory -- filed along with Ted Heath, Evel Knievel and the Bay City Rollers.
The committee, a partnership between government, the regulator and industry, will establish what happened to cause the power cut and if correct procedures were followed.
A spokesman for the power company said: "The power cuts aren't weather-related at all...
A sign on the door of the Toby Carvery at Ainley Top which was closed by a power cut, inset, and the Nags Head pub
Two short power cuts -- one on Sunday and the other on Monday A[degrees] were caused by small operational problems not high demand, the EAC said on Wednesday.
A note was left on the door saying they had shut up shop due to a power cut, but the surrounding shops appeared to be unaffected.
UK Power Networks apologised for any inconvenience while confirming that the power cut affected 272 of its customers in the north Chessington area.
Owing to the power cuts, the work in government and private offices is being affected.
Here are your rights when you experience a power cut.
TWO people were left stuck in a lift after a power cut at Loughborough University.