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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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Really, if you need a serving suggestion for cream crackers, then you probably shouldn''t be allowed the knife to cut the cheese anyway.
Before using it for the salad, it is worthwhile to cut the cheese into cubes, sprinkle with plenty of oregano, and place in a jar.
Hot Pepper (Don't be the last player to touch the hot pepper foam ball); Spike Spike (Football and basketball have gone to the dogs); and Cut the Cheese (Karate chop meets keep-away).
Cut the cheese into small enough pieces to fit on to the cooked bread.