offcut

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noun off·cut \ˈȯf-ˌkət\

Definition of offcut

chiefly British

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

Circa 1664

First Known Use of offcut

circa 1664


OFFCUT Defined for English Language Learners

offcut

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noun off·cut \ˈȯf-ˌkət\

Definition of offcut for English Language Learners

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

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