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cullverb [T]

us   /kʌl/
to collect parts or pieces of something to use for another purpose: She went to strange lands to cull recipes for her book.
If you cull animals or plants, you kill or remove them: to cull growing herds before they run out of food culling dead timber
(Definition of cull from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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cullverb [T]

uk   /kʌl/ us   informal WORKPLACE
to reduce the number of people that work for a particular company by a large amount: The programme of redundancies was intended to cull 1000 jobs. The company has culled 1,900 people from its workforce.

cullnoun [C]

uk   /kʌl/ us   WORKPLACE
a large reduction in the number of people that work for a particular company: The cull will affect almost 15% of the 7,000 staff. a management/staff cull
(Definition of cull from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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