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cutting room

noun, Movies.
1.
a film-editing room.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40, for earlier sense
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  • Actually, this footage probably would have been left on the cutting room floor anyway.
  • What a lame blog topic that should have been left on the cutting room floor.
  • They were far too good to leave on the cutting room floor, so they're all there, after the jump.
  • Post-production was required to get the photos publication ready, and some ended up on the cutting room floor.
  • Twister's real damage was done at the writing table or on the cutting room floor.
  • It was all there on the floor plan: the boning room, the tanning room, the cutting room.
  • Unfortunately, it ended up on the cutting room floor.
  • It's a great place to visit: the living room is the studio and cutting room.
  • These areas were the cutting room, and the first and second levels of the main building.
  • Find movie mistakes, blunders, and errors that survived the cutting room floor to be shown to millions.

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