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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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With Club-senfwe have reached our goal--we are finally cutting the mustard
CUTTING THE MUSTARD
: Chris Wadsworth and Blue, left, and doing some horse logging, above Pictures by MICHELLE MADDISON
MARK Little today returned to Wolves after a successful loan at Northampton ready to prove he is capable of cutting the mustard
in the Championship.