cutline

noun
cut·​line | \ ˈkət-ˌlīn How to pronounce cutline (audio) \

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the cutline wrongly identified the people in the photo
Recent Examples on the Web Mickelson will not be around for the weekend after a bogey on 18 left him on the wrong side of the one-over-par cutline. Dallas News, 29 May 2021 Early Saturday morning, the 71 survivors of a near-record 6-under par cutline came gunning for AT&T Byron Nelson leader Sam Burns. Randy Jennings, Dallas News, 16 May 2021 The headlights are mounted low, the grille features an interesting texture, and the hood has an unusual cutline. Joey Capparella, Car and Driver, 14 May 2021 To split it by hand, position the log with the cutline on top. Popular Mechanics Editors, Popular Mechanics, 24 Apr. 2021 Second gets 40 points, which is usually north of the cutline in the 20-horse Kentucky Derby. John Cherwa, Los Angeles Times, 2 Apr. 2021 Hatton improved by 10 shots after a Thursday 77 to end Friday at even-par for the week and inside the 2-over par cutline. Edgar Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, 5 Mar. 2021 Honda’' designers have integrated the Civic's rear spoiler into its decklid, eliminating a clumsy cutline on the current car. Scott Oldham, Car and Driver, 18 Nov. 2020 Harvick was one point below the cutline when Elliott crossed the finish line. Jenna Fryer, orlandosentinel.com, 1 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of cutline

1943, in the meaning defined above

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8 Jun 2021

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“Cutline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cutline. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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