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Related to cutaway: calling card
a. a drawing or model of a machine, engine, etc., in which part of the casing is omitted to reveal the workings
b. (as modifier): a cutaway model
2. Films Television a shot separate from the main action of a scene, to emphasize something or to show simultaneous events
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A drawing or model having an outer section removed to display the interior space.See also: Projection drawing
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An illustration of an object with a part of its covering or surface removed to show its interior construction or movement.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.