cut·​over ˈkət-ˈō-vər How to pronounce cutover (audio)
: having most of the salable timber cut down

Word History

First Known Use

1899, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cutover was in 1899

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Cite this Entry

“Cutover.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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