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cutline

[kuht-lahyn] /ˈkʌtˌlaɪn/
noun
1.
a caption or legend accompanying a cut or illustration in a publication.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; cut + line1
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cutline

/ˈkʌtˌlaɪn/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a caption accompanying an illustration
2.
(US & Canadian) a line marked on a piece of wood, metal, etc, to show where it is to be cut
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Contemporary definitions for cutline
noun

the caption for a photograph or illustration in a publication; legend

noun

in squash, the line above which a served ball must strike the front wall

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