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Meaning of UNDERCUT

Pronunciation:  'undur`kut

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the tender meat of the loin muscle on each side of the vertebral column
  2. [v]  cut obliquely into (a tree) below the main cut and on the side toward which the tree will fall
  3. [v]  strike (the ball) in golf, tennis, or hockey obliquely downward so as to give a backspin or elevation to the shot
  4. [v]  cut away the underpart of; "undercut a vein of ore"
  5. [v]  cut away material from the underside of (an object) so as to leave an overhanging portion in relief
  6. [v]  sell cheaper than one's competition
 

UNDERCUT is a 8 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: tenderloin, undersell
 
 See Also: beef tenderloin, cut, cut, cut away, cut down, cut of meat, discount, drop, fell, hit, pork tenderloin, sell, strike down

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Un"der*cut`\, p.a.
    Cut away below.
    
    
  2. \Un"der*cut`\, n.
    The lower or under side of a sirloin of beef; the fillet.
    
    
  3. \Un`der*cut"\, v. t.
    To cut away, as the side of an object, so as to leave an
    overhanging portion.
    
    
 

 

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