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offcut

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noun off·cut \ˈȯf-ˌkət\

Simple Definition of offcut

  • : a piece of wood, cloth, etc., that remains after a larger piece is removed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of offcut

chiefly British

  1. :  something that is cut off (as a waste piece of lumber)

Circa 1664

First Known Use of offcut

circa 1664


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