rough cut

noun Movies.
the first assembly of a film following preliminary cutting and editing.
Compare final cut.

1935–40 Unabridged


cut into small, irregular pieces (contrasted with fine-cut ): rough-cut tobacco.

1965–70 Unabridged
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a first edited version of a film with the scenes in sequence and the soundtrack synchronized

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Example sentences
The interior walls are rough-cut ashlar stone, which are dressed at the windows.
The pitched roof was made of rough-cut wooden rafters covered by tin sheets.
Primary building materials are rough-cut granite and concrete.
The building is constructed of rough-cut granite laid in cement mortar in a
  roughly coursed ashlar pattern.
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