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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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I missed the cut at the Travelers and I missed the US Open too.
McDowell has missed the cut in the US Open in two of the last three years, but believes the traditional test provided by Oakmont will suit his game.
Five bogeys and just one birdie condemned him to a four-over par 76 meaning he missed the cut by just two strokes.
Little had shot 9-over-par 153 and missed the cut by six strokes.
RORY McILROY and Tiger Woods both missed the cut in the Abu Dhabi Championship yesterday, leaving the first event of the European Tour's 'desert swing' wide open going into the weekend, writes Steve Palmer.
But Bridgend's Rhys Davies, like Dredge in danger of losing his card, couldn't improve on his first round 73 to miss the cut on six over, while Barry Islander Stephen Dodd missed the cut by one shot on one over.
Becky Brewerton's dismal season continued when she again missed the cut in the German Open in Munich.
McIlroy has now missed the cut three times in as many appearances at the Players Championship.
After laboring to rounds of 74 and 75, the Irishman missed the cut by two strokes and was joined by twice Masters winner Bernhard Langer of Germany, who failed to reach the weekend for the fifth straight year.
However, that not has shaken his belief as he returns to a tournament at which he has missed the cut only twice in 12 appearances.
I missed the cut by one last week in Memphis but it was one of those cuts where I played well and got nothing out of it.
Without a top 20 finish since his second place at the French Open in June the eight-time Tour number one has now missed the cut in four of his last five tournaments.