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cut·off

also cut-off  (kŭt′ôf′, -ŏf′)
n.
1. A designated limit or point of termination.
2. A shortcut or bypass.
3. A new channel cut by a river across the neck of an oxbow.
4. The act or an instance of cutting off: a cutoff of funds; an electricity cutoff.
5. Baseball The interception by an infielder of a throw to home plate from the outfield.
6. A device that cuts off a flow of fluid.
7. Music A conductor's signal indicating a stop or break in playing or singing.
8. cutoffs Pants, such as blue jeans, made into shorts by cutting off part of the legs.
adj.
1. Designating a limit or point of termination: a cutoff date for applications.
2. Baseball Serving to intercept or relay a throw to home plate from the outfield: the cutoff man.

cut-off

The deliberate shutting off of a reaction engine.
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Admissions under the first cut-off were closed on Thursday and many colleges declared their second cut-off list, admissions to which will begin from Friday.
Proper accounting cut-off tests prevent most of these problems, but not all.
Technically, the cut-off length permitted by the machine is limited by the circum-ference of the knife drum, which revolves parallel with the direction of the web, at the equivalent speed.
In mining, the question of how to profitably determine which cut-off grade should be used to separate which material should be processed from that which should be sent to the waste dump has a direct bearing on tonnage of material mined, tonnage and average grade of material processed, and size of the mining operation, thereby impacting also on capital costs, operating costs, and environmental and socio-economic impacts.
Assembly Bill 513 sought to change the cut-off birth date for kindergarten attendance from Dec.
94-28, 94-29 and 94-30 provide guidance to financial institutions on how to change their current methods of accounting, define procedures that allow for the principal-reduction method to be used, and provide procedures for changing methods of accounting for de minimis OID for loans acquired before the cut-off date selected.
Following cut-off, the casting goes through a caustic wash or a shotblasting operation to remove any traces of the shell.
Loan Group 1 consists primarily of 30-year conventional, fully amortizing mortgage loans totaling $104,934,703 as of the cut-off date, Jan.
Loan Group 1 consists primarily of 30-year conventional, fully amortizing mortgage loans totaling $105,999,936 as of the cut-off date, August 1, 2006, secured by first liens on one-to four- family residential properties.
The Pool III mortgage loans had an aggregate principal balance of $474,133,363 as of the cut-off date.
The Pool I mortgage loans had an aggregate principal balance of $547,506,655 as of the cut-off date, October 1, 2006.