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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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TELECOMWORLDWIRE-9 August 2002-ENEA cuts losses but sees no improvement in market conditions (C)1994-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
This strategy cuts losses during purification steps, reduces interference between different DNA strands, and eases the handling of samples, but it also decreases the potential scale of the computations and slows down some DNA manipulations.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-8 August 2002-MultiQ cuts losses despite weaker sales in first six months (C)1994-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.