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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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If eighth-placed Howell misses the cut, three of the following has to happen: Poulter 30th, McGinley 11th, Remesy fourth, Haeggman and Jacobson third, Davis second, Jacquelin or McDowell first.
I hope she misses the cut because I don't want to have a woman beat me." However Woods, who will play in the Deutsche Bank-SAP Open at Hamburg this week, said: "My message to Annika is 'just go and play'.
The Swindon Town fan badly needs a rest and it will come as no surprise if he misses the cut on his Open debut.