key cut

key cut

[′kē ‚kət]
(mining engineering)
In strip mine operations, the section excavated adjacent to the new highwall.
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Conor Faughnan of AA Ireland said: "While most service providers are trustworthy there's always that risk they could get a copy of your key cut.
THE PRETENDERS Room Full Of Mirrors Key cut from their Get Close album with Chrissie Hynde covering this epic Hendrix song.
The security breach comes after the Sunday Mirror revealed how an inmate got a key cut to open every door at the prison and jailed internet forger Douglas Havard, 27, shut down its computer system.
If owners need to have a new key cut, or need the security code to make their stereo work again, they simply need to visit their nearest XPart AutoService centre where a request can be placed and we can then supply the information back to the garage.
The amazing thing about this key cut, as seen here on supermodel Miranda Kerr at the 2011 CFDA Fashion Awards on Monday, is that there are literally endless variations available, so you're sure to find a style and print (or non-print) that works for you.
LAUREN PRITCHARD Going Home Key cut from Wasted In Jackson, the US singer-songwriter's outstanding debut album.
The cunning lag used modelling clay to copy the master key, then smuggled the pattern out and had a key cut and returned to him at Ranby Prison, near Retford, Notts.
Timpson, in Market Hall, is measuring voter intentions in the constituency by inviting customers who have had a key cut to choose a plastic key cap in the colour of the party they will vote for.
But 14-year-old Hayley had got a key cut and was having a party at the pounds 80,000 semi-detached home in Long Melford, Suffolk, when the clubbers turned up.
It came to light after Chris James, owner of historic Torosay Castle on Scotland's Isle of Mull, had a key cut to open the mystery hideaway.
Inmates carry the keys to their cells - and Evans claims officers are so relaxed about escapes they have said: "If you intend to abscond, please leave the key - getting a new key cut is an awful lot of trouble.
Key cuts for women include prairie skirts, washed denims, ra-ra skirts and denim bustier dresses.