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cold cut

noun
1.
Usually, cold cuts. slices of unheated salami, bologna, ham, liverwurst, turkey, or other meats and sometimes cheeses.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45, Americanism
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Examples for cold cut
  • Six-inch cold cut combo, includes sub, chips and a medium drink.
  • Take it from the wa ter and when almost cold cut off the rind and ornament the top with cloves.

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