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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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The worm-formed motor pinion drives the three offset planetary wheels interlocking with the internal gear, which has straight cut teeth.
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While this oral development stage probably has some remote relationship to eventual tooth eruption, most children don't cut teeth for at least another month or so.