single-cut

[ sing-guh l-kuht ]
/ ˈsɪŋ gəlˈkʌt /

adjective

noting a file having a series of parallel cutting ridges in one direction only.

QUIZZES

HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

Test your memory on these verbal firecrackers from the week of June 29 to July 5!
Question 1 of 7
anchorite
Compare double-cut.

Definition for single-cut (2 of 2)

single cut

noun Jewelry.

a simple form of brilliant cut, having eight facets above and eight facets below the girdle, as well as the table, and usually a culet.
Also called eight cut, Old English cut.

Origin of single cut

First recorded in 1825–35
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for single-cut