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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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If, for example, a contractor cuts corners by providing inadequate manpower, hiring less qualified (and less costly) supervision, or submitting materials of lower quality, the owner will wind up paying more for corrective measures in the end.