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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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Each contraction cuts off blood supply to the muscular wall of thech contraction cuts off blood supply.
Tailback--steps to trip side and delays a count, then takes the handoff and cuts off the pulling guard's hip and looks for daylight.
Severelectro said it cuts off power mainly in night time - from 00.00 to 06.00 AM to meet power consumption limit, but said that power may be cut off other time in case of accidents at substations, damage of wire or power transmission lines.Power may be also cut off from 08.00 to 10.00 AM and from 06.00 to 10.00 PM in accordance with the instruction of the National Electric Grid of Kyrgyzstan.