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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. 2017.
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  • "Move out," Abe replied, as he started for the cutting room.

    Abe and Mawruss Montague Glass
  • It was a large front room, apparently library and cutting room.

    The Luminous Face Carolyn Wells
  • "Bleib du hier," he said as he led young Borrochson to a chair in the cutting room.

    Elkan Lubliner, American Montague Glass
  • Morris nodded and started for the cutting room, when Abe called him back.

    Abe and Mawruss Montague Glass
  • As he spoke he hastily buttoned on his collar and left the cutting room, while Elkan could not forego a delighted grin.

    Elkan Lubliner, American Montague Glass

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