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cut′-in`



n.
1. the act of cutting in, as on a dancing couple.
2. something inserted into another thing.
[1880–85]

cu•tin

(ˈkyu tɪn)

n.
a transparent waxy substance constituting, together with cellulose, the cuticle of plants.
[1860–65; < Latin cut(is) skin, cutis + -in1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cut-in - (broadcasting) a local announcement inserted into a network program
disruption, interruption, gap, break - an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was presented without commercial breaks"; "there was a gap in his account"
broadcasting - taking part in a radio or tv program
2.cut-in - (film) a still picture that is introduced and that interrupts the action of a film
disruption, interruption, gap, break - an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was presented without commercial breaks"; "there was a gap in his account"
cinema, film, celluloid - a medium that disseminates moving pictures; "theater pieces transferred to celluloid"; "this story would be good cinema"; "film coverage of sporting events"
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The following distance and close cut-in alerts are always active, even with cruise control turned off.
performing cut-in painting is where there are still manual operations to be found.
Live SDI and NDI inputs enable automated cut-ins without the need for an external switcher, while manual operators can switch between multiple live or pre-recorded sources though MOM's OnAir user interface.
Live SDI and NDI inputs enable seamless automated cut-ins without the need for an externalswitcher,whilemanualoperatorscan instantlyswitch between multiple live or pre-recorded sources thoughMOM'sintuitiveOnAiruserinterface.
Probabilistic tornado and wind/hail information received the most on-air television coverage in the form of cut-ins and continuous coverage.
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Live cut-ins will feature a celebrity phone bank staffed by stars such as Uzo Aduba, Fred Armisen, Andy Cohen, Tony Danza, Larry David, Willie Geist, Susan Sarandon, Martin Short and Larry Wilmore.
It was just local cut-ins, I remember that day like it was yesterday.
The now three-hour show is mostly taped with a few local cut-ins and no national numbers.
To focus on the bigger benefit for viewers, all first- and second-round contests will be carried live and in their entirety on either CBS, TNT, TBS or Turner's truTV channel, rather than be stuffed into a CBS window with cut-ins that only serve to frustrate out-of-market followers for the past several years.
It was going to be ABC News with our local cut-ins, but I suspect that that will come up again.
Direction, especially in the interiors, consists of standard master shots and cut-ins, while outdoors stuff, mostly shot in New Mexico, looks oddly thin and washed-out.