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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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The government accepted bids worth Rs414.55bn in three-year instruments at a cut-off yield of 14.25 per cent highest in the auction.
The claim comes after the school obtained 79.61 points in the evaluation, slightly lower than the region's cut-off of 80.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has not published the national and general minimum cut-off marks for placement of candidates into the nation's tertiary institutions as being speculated in some quarters.
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Despite the naxals' efforts to stall the construction of the 910-metre long bridge that will connect the cut-off area to the mainland, it is on its way to near completion, i.e., by May.
This will be paid in additional shares of stock unless stockholders elect to receive it in cash for which the cut-off date for election is 7 December 2017 (the cut-off date).
Brussels: Britain has quietly conceded that EU27 nationals coming to the country at any point before Brexit day in 2019 will have their rights protected, after a collapse in the number of workers coming to the country blew apart any argument for an earlier cut-off date, according to European Union (EU) sources close to the negotiations.
So her gambit last night was to suggest she may yet insist on an earlier cut-off date for new arrivals to Britain.
In terms calls cut-off, Orange registered the lowest number, with 19 cut-off calls out of 12,100 examined calls, followed by Vodafone with 23 cut-off calls out of 11,600 examined calls, while Etisalat came in last place with 57 cut-off calls out of 11,800 examined calls.
A DAY after Delhi University came out with its first cut-off list on Thursday,Moti Lal Nehru College in South Campus has redefined its cut-off,as the difference between the upper and lower limit for the courses was too high.
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