1. a diagonal path
Hypernyms: ↑path, ↑route, ↑itinerary
2. a route shorter than the usual one
Syn: ↑shortcut, ↑cutoff
Hypernyms: ↑road, ↑route
cut using a diagonal line
Syn: ↑cut across
Hypernyms: ↑cut
Verb Frames:

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  • crosscut — /ˈkrɒskʌt/ (say kroskut) adjective 1. made or used for cutting transversely: a crosscut saw. 2. cut across or transversely. –noun 3. a direct course between two points, as one diagonal to a main way. 4. a transverse cut or course. 5. Mining an… …   Australian English dictionary

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