shut

(redirected from shut off)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Wikipedia.

shut

the line along which pieces of metal are welded
References in classic literature ?
Inglethorp would have been quite alone in the right wing, completely shut off from help of any kind, and would have died, in all probability, before medical aid could have been summoned.
It is currently reported that the top of the house, inside, is shut off by iron doors from the bottom.
He shut off with a crash and led us upstairs into a large airy apartment which formed his study.
There was no one in sight to the left over a considerable expanse of roof-top, and to the right another building shut off his line of vision at about twenty feet.
I can't sleep sometimes for thinking of him all alone there, shut off from us all.
Once more Mowgli stared, as he had stared at the rebellious cubs, full into the beryl-green eyes till the red glare behind their green went out like the light of a lighthouse shut off twenty miles across the sea; till the eyes dropped, and the big head with them--dropped lower and lower, and the red rasp of a tongue grated on Mowgli's instep.
When the cashier got back from the office, he laid aside his coat, and went to work in the large garden, shut off from the courtyard by an iron railing, and which the family reserved to itself.
Tenders are invited for 3- Wayhand Shut Off Valveof Various Size For Rmpu Ac- Coaches 1 Way Hand Shut Off Valve Of Size:- 5/8 X 5/8 Suitable For Liquid Receiever Of Under Slung Type Ac- Coaches 25 Nos 2 3- Way Hand Shut Off Valve Of Size:- 1/4 X 1/4 Suitable For Rmpu Gas Charging Point 25 Nos.
There are a wide variety of designs to shut off the melt, including shut-off pins or needles, ball-valve shut-offs, blade shut-offs, etc.
Utility is taking steps to be able to safely and effectively shut off service to San Carlos pipeline in compliance with Superior Court order
T (Breather shut off, Electrical shut off, Shut off fuel and Throttle control) fuel tank ensures easy start up and optimal performance.
During last year's particularly cold winter, a significant number of properties were damaged by burst pipes because tenants didn't know how to shut off the heating system.