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English definition of “cut”

cut

verb [T] (REDUCE)    /kʌt/ (present participle cutting, past tense and past participle cut)
B2 to make something shorter, lower, smaller, etc.: to cut prices/costs to cut overtime/wagesBecoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
(Definition of cut verb (REDUCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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