cut off


  • a designated limit beyond which something cannot function or must be terminated
  • a route shorter than the usual one
  • a device that terminates the flow in a pipe
  • make a break in;
  • cease, stop;
  • remove by or as if by cutting;
    • "cut off the ear"
  • cut off and stop;
  • break a small piece off from;
  • remove surgically;
  • detached by cutting;