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cutout

[′kət‚au̇t]
(electricity)
Pairs brought out of a cable and terminated at some place other than at the end of the cable.
An electrical device that is used to interrupt the flow of current through any particular apparatus or instrument, either automatically or manually. Also known as electric cutout.
(geology)

cutout

1. Any opening in a masonry, metal, grating, or wood surface, as an opening in a doorframe to receive door hardware.
2. A piece of material stamped out of sheet metal or other sheet material.
3. A circuit breaker or valve for breaking an electrical or piping connection.
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He brings in a range of references to an African American vernacular: the constantly changing slang of hip-hop evident in his titles; a sculptural 'do in one cutout image and in another an elaborate cornrow pattern resembling a beautiful fossil.
Forcing airline passengers to return to the ticket counter and check luggage that doesn't fit through the Plexiglas cutout at security check points will likely make this year's holiday travel season even more stressful.
Margolin recently acquired a unique cutout piece from Pierre Henri Matisse to share with his staff and patients.
Lay 10 cutouts in a concentric circle around rim of pie, barely covering the border and barely overlapping one another; brush with egg wash, so they adhere to one another.
That the cutouts are widely considered to be the fullest realization of these concerns explains the tremendous popularity of Tate Modern's exhibition, its rooms jammed with dazed pleasure seekers.
By 'clothing' cutouts of Aamir Khan, the Congress Vile Parle legislator is wilfully attacking the Censor Board's decision
From illustrations to cutouts, from scripting the text to laying it out in the best possible way, children are taken step by step through the process of creating a picture book out of a story that is carefully chosen.
Big Heads Face Cutouts Seen At NY Knicks, NY Rangers and Stanford University Games Gaining National Media Coverage
The Bluebirds manager posed with our lifesize cardboard cutouts of him after they went down a storm with fans on the city's streets ahead of the club's Carling Cup final showdown with Liverpool this month.
He legged it from a Birmingham B&Q store with one of his lifesize cutouts.
A group of anonymous artists in Tucson has responded with life-sized cutouts depicting the border cops aiming their guns at bewildered immigrants.