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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Four amateurs made the cut for the first time since 1999: Viktor Hovland of Norway, Alvaro Ortiz of Mexico, Japan's Takumi Kanaya and the winner of the best name competition - Devon Bling of the United States.
Instead, young midfielderSean Longstaffmade Shearer's XI and the understated right-back DeAndre Yedlin also made the cut.
Gavin made the cut from thousands of applicants and this shows the ideal environment that our school provides," Swartz said.
Bystrice [Czech Republic], June 16 ( ANI ): Indian golfer Vani Kapoor made the cut in the Axa Czech Ladies Challenge 2018 after shooting an even-par score in round 2 here at the Golf Resort Konopiste on Saturday.
If I can shoot that or anybody who just made the cut, I think there's potential.
Jia Morado, Rebecca Rivera, CJ Rosario, Mylene Paat, Dindin Santiago-Manabat, Cha Cruz and Majoy Baron also made the cut, as well as MJ Phillips, who is currently in United States, and Myla Pablo, who remains committed with Pocari Sweat-Air Force in the Premier Volleyball League.
Cha became the second South Korean male skater who made the cut for the free program in the Olympics, 16 years after Lee Gyu-hyun made it in the 2002 Winter Olympics held in Salt Lake City, the United States.
TOMMY FLEETWOOD made the cut with a vital par at the last to card a 69.
Ratcliffe about who made the cut on Texas Monthly's biennial legislator "best and worst" list.
Having shot six under in the opening round Armitage did not manage to match the pace of those ahead of him, but produced a steady showing to ensure that he easily made the cut.
He easily made the cut of 32 to advance to match play, which begins today.