cutout Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"cutout" in British English

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cutoutnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkʌt.aʊt/  us   /ˈkʌt̬-/

cutout noun [C] (SHAPE)

a ​shape that has been ​cut out from something, ​especially a ​flat one that can ​standvertically: a ​life-size cutout of the ​actor

cutout noun [C] (SAFETY DEVICE)

a ​device that, for ​safetyreasons, ​stops or ​interrupts a circuit, used, for ​example, in a ​motor or ​engine: a cutout fuse/​switch
(Definition of cutout from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cutout" in American English

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cutoutnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkʌt̬ˌɑʊt/
a ​shapecut out, or to be ​cut out, from something: This children’s ​book has ​animal cutouts.
(Definition of cutout from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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