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cutover

[kuht-oh-ver] /ˈkʌtˌoʊ vər/
adjective
1.
(especially of timberland) cleared of trees.
noun
2.
land, especially timberland, cleared of trees.
Origin of cutover
1895-1900
1895-1900, Americanism adj., noun use of verb phrase cut over
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cutover in Technology

communications, networking
/cut-ov*/ Switching from an old (hardware and/or software) system to a replacement system, covering the overlap from when the new system is live until the old system has been shut down.
(1997-07-09)

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