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cut off

1. a device to terminate the flow of a fluid in a pipe or duct
2. the remnant of metal, plastic, etc., left after parts have been machined or trimmed
3. Electronics
a. the value of voltage, frequency, etc., below or above which an electronic device cannot function efficiently
b. (as modifier): cutoff voltage
4. Geography a channel cutting across the neck of a meander, which leaves an oxbow lake
5. another name for oxbow (the lake)
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Put the posts in place, secure them from the inside with the offcuts, the smooth side facing inside, and leave about one feet at the top of the posts uncovered by the offcuts.
I dry my devons on nails which have been driven through a flat base made from a one inch thick offcut of wood.
Something that can't be said, with certainty ("offcut" of what?), for cheap burgers.
Sandra Ann AIF it''''s carpet or vinyl and the room is small, I would replace it with an offcut. The dye manufacturer will have instructions to remove the product but you''''ll struggle if it''''s a light carpet and dark dye.
Use a small offcut of board (with the tongue removed) to protect the tongue of this second board while you carefully tap it into position (hammering the offcut not the board) and finally fix through the tongue with pins.
TO prevent your washing machine rattling when on spin put a piece of offcut carpet underneath.
ENPNewswire-September 5, 2019--New Holland introduces new generation Loop Master knotter on BigBaler Plus; Zero twine offcuts left on the bales or in the field; Improved quality of work while protecting the environment; Elimination of animal feed contamination due to the digestion of twine offcuts; Protecting the environment thanks to the elimination by not depositing twine offcuts across the field or during transport; Even stronger knots with higher tensile strength; Up to 15% higher tensile strength with the same twine; Increased daily productivity due to more efficient baling
The implication being Victoria and I were fine with the budget value offcuts of whatever animal the supermarket had hanging around.
Planning documents state that the plant will burn offcuts from the timber manufacturing business while wood chipping will be carried out within the new boiler house building.
A BUDDING product designer has created a chair from barbers' offcuts to get people thinking about what we throw away.