uncut

[uhn-kuht]
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adjective
  1. not cut.
  2. not shortened or condensed; unabridged: an uncut version of the play.
  3. in the original form; neither reduced in size nor given shape, as a diamond.
  4. not diluted or mixed with other substances: uncut heroin.
  5. Bookbinding. untrimmed(def 2).
  6. Slang. not circumcised.

Origin of uncut

First recorded in 1400–50, uncut is from the late Middle English word unkyt. See un-1, cut
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uncut

adjective
  1. (of a book) not having the edges of its pages trimmed or slit
  2. (of a gemstone) not cut and faceted
  3. not abridged or shortened
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Word Origin and History for uncut
adj.

early 15c., "not gashed or wounded," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of cut (v.). Of books, "not having the leaves slit open" it is recorded from 1828; of plays, etc., "without excisions," it is attested from 1896.

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