butt cut

noun

Definition of butt cut

1 : the log next above the stump

called also butt log

2 : tanbark taken from the lower part of a tree before felling it for subsequent further peeling

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“Butt cut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/butt%20cut. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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