corner cut

corner cut

[′kȯr·nər ‚kət]
(computer science)
A corner cut off a punched card at an oblique angle to aid in orientation.
(graphic arts)
A slanted cut at the corner of an aperture card or microfiche that serves to identify the photosensitive side of the film.
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NUTRITION CORNER Cut your portion sizes - buy smaller plates and bowls
Another Rossin 3-pointer from the left corner cut the Eagles' lead to 31-29 with 3:30 to play, but this time Hart answered with a basket to give the Eagles some breathing room again.
Many of the people who came to me with tales of woe about their housing were people living in new-built properties that looked perfectly OK on the outside (literally and figuratively speaking) but were actually cheap and nasty constructions that were built as cheaply as possible, with every conceivable corner cut to maximise the developer's profits: no wall insulation, live electric cables hanging between walls, damaged timbers used as roof beams.
He latched on to a neat, low corner cut back by Stuart McClune before jinking inside a defender and unleashing a ferocious, rising shot which hurtled into the top left corner.
Without the core, the puzzle intensifies and, with slick movements, the mechanics of this latest Cube allow you to corner cut like never before.
Top Tip: If your cables go round a corner cut your trunking at a 45 degree angle using a set square.
Flybe said that Howe's "passport had been clearly mutilated with the corner cut off as it would be had it been cancelled", adding it had "no choice but to refuse Greg permission to board the plane after consulting border agencies in the UK and France".
Period Malla Malla Malla Number of petals visible 3 4 5 (currency unit in tangka) (1/3) (1/2) (2/3) Untrimmed 6 3 1, 2, 4 Trimmed around the edge 14 Trimmed around the edge with one corner cut off Trimmed around the edge with two corners cut off Trimmed around the edge 7 5 with central part cut out Trimmed closely around 16 the petals Period Saha Saha Saha Number of petals visible 3 4 5 (currency unit in tangka) (1/3) (1/2) (2/3) Untrimmed 11,16a 8 Trimmed around the edge Trimmed around the edge 11a with one corner cut off Trimmed around the edge 15 9 with two corners cut off Trimmed around the edge with central part cut out Trimmed closely around 10 the petals
Another fizzing Lappin corner cut through the Queens defence and Kean easily glanced home a header from two yards.
n Fight Your Corner cut for Gold Cup after Sandown success, page 17
Turning the corner in a continuous motion will likely result in a rounded corner cut.