from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A man's formal daytime coat, with front edges sloping diagonally from the waist and forming tails at the back.
- n. A brief shot that interrupts the main action of a film, often to depict related matter or supposedly concurrent action.
- n. A model or diagram of an object with part of the outer layer removed so as to reveal the interior.
- n. Sports An inward dive.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having selectively removed surface elements of a three-dimensional model that make internal features visible, but without sacrificing the outer context entirely.
- n. A cut to a shot of person listening to a speaker so that the audience can see the listener's reaction.
- n. A coat with a tapered frontline.
- n. A diagram or model having outer layers removed so as to show the interior
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having a part cut off or away; having the corners rounded or cut away.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Cut back from the waist: as, a cutaway coat.
- n. A single-breasted coat with the skirt cut back from the waist in a long slope or curve. See coat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. remove by cutting off or away
- v. move quickly to another scene or focus when filming
- n. a man's coat cut diagonally from the waist to the back of the knees
- n. a representation (drawing or model) of something in which the outside is omitted to reveal the inner parts
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