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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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Her fresh, natural make-up and bright frock with cut-outs cleverly shows off her slender frame and makes sure this look cuts the mustard
EGGSPERTS 3 This is past its shell-by date VEG HEDGE 3 Mower trims his broccoli BREW HA HA 3 Frogmen take to the high teas A BUNCH 3OF 'NANAS On their bikes DOG TIRED 3 But he still cuts the mustard
Looking for a knife that cuts the mustard
? One sharper than that made of metal?