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English definition of “lop sth off”

lop sth off

phrasal verb with lop
 
 
/lɒp/ verb (present participle lopping, past tense and past participle lopped)
to cut off something in one quick movement: I lopped off the biggest branches.Cutting off and disconnecting
(Definition of lop sth off from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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