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rough cut

noun, Movies.
1.
the first assembly of a film following preliminary cutting and editing.
Compare final cut.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40

rough-cut

[ruhf-kuht] /ˈrʌfˈkʌt/
adjective
1.
cut into small, irregular pieces (contrasted with fine-cut):
rough-cut tobacco.
Origin
1965-70
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British Dictionary definitions for rough cut

rough-cut

noun
1.
a first edited version of a film with the scenes in sequence and the soundtrack synchronized
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