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cutting room

noun, Movies.
a film-editing room.
Origin of cutting room
1830-40, for earlier sense Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He strode off toward the cutting-room and once more Abe resumed his fixed grin.

    Potash & Perlmutter Montague Glass
  • A young fellow at a window of the cutting-room noticed her first.

    The Portion of Labor Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • He repaired to the cutting-room, where Morris chafed at the delay in Pasinsky's departure.

    Potash & Perlmutter Montague Glass
  • Well, I got to go up to the cutting-room and see what he's doing now, Barney.

    Potash & Perlmutter Montague Glass
  • To end the discussion effectually he went to the cutting-room upstairs and remained there when Hymie rang up.

    Potash & Perlmutter Montague Glass

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