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[shuht-awf, -of]
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  1. an object or device that shuts (something) off: the automatic shutoff on a heater.
  2. an act or instance of shutting off something, as an opening, a flow, or a service: a shutoff of electric power due to unpaid bills.

Origin of shutoff

First recorded in 1865–70; noun use of verb phrase shut off Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for shutoff

pipe, faucet, spigot, lid, plug, stopper, tap, hydrant, gate, cock, flap, shutoff

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