undercut

Definitions of undercut
  1. verb
    cut away the underpart of
    undercut a vein of ore”
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    cut away
    remove by cutting off or away
  2. verb
    cut away material from the underside of (an object) so as to leave an overhanging portion in relief
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    cut away
    remove by cutting off or away
  3. verb
    cut obliquely into (a tree) below the main cut and on the side toward which the tree will fall
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    cut
    separate with or as if with an instrument
  4. noun
    a cut made underneath to remove material
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    cut, cutting
    the act of cutting something into parts
  5. noun
    the material removed by a cut made underneath
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    material, stuff
    the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
  6. noun
    a notch cut in the trunk of tree in order to determine the direction of its fall
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    notch
    a V-shaped or U-shaped indentation carved or scratched into a surface
    forestry
    the science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber
  7. verb
    sell cheaper than one's competition
    synonyms: undersell
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    sell
    exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent
  8. verb
    strike (the ball) in golf, tennis, or hockey obliquely downward so as to give a backspin or elevation to the shot
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    hit
    cause to move by striking
  9. noun
    (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball
    synonyms: cut
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    shot, stroke
    (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand
  10. noun
    the tender meat of the loin muscle on each side of the vertebral column
    synonyms: tenderloin
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    beef tenderloin
    beef loin muscle
    pork tenderloin
    pork loin muscle
    type of:
    cut, cut of meat
    a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass
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