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Synonyms for lop off

remove by or as if by cutting

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In a DVD era awash in directors' cuts where filmmakers go back and lengthen the theatrical version of a movie, it's unheard of for a director to decide to lop off 10 percent of his film before it has even left theaters.
You may think it's no big deal for a manufacturer to lop off pounds 1,100 for a limited period (you only have until December 15) - but it is quite something for a firm to offer that level of discount at the bottom end of the market where this motor sits.
Even if there are no other hot stars around, recent simulations show that when molecular clouds fragment into individual stars, the gravitational tug of war between neighbors can lop off the gaseous, outer parts of protoplanetary disks in 100,000 years or less.
Why didn't they use the land on each side, visible in the aerial shot, lop off a storey and copy Melbourne, or Santa Anita for that
Your clue: If your DV for calcium is 1,500 ma, lop off a third of the calcium "% Daily Value" whenever you're label reading.
But others are merely using the state payment to lop off the back end, refusing to re-adjust the payment schedules.
Ye need a partner tae get you through the course so ah agreed tae help Schnorbitz lop off a few poonds so' she could be as lean and fit as masel'.
Champions League matches are not included, but in the unlikely event of the club qualifying, the club reserves the right to lop off various limbs and appendages.
With this in mind, the screenwriter for a new version of the movie might have the monstrous antibodies stick Welch's hands together or even lop off her leg in a molecular version of "Jaws.
Medics in Berlin will lop off his spare penis once they are sure the latest one is operational.
The driver had to shin up next door's prized trees and lop off six foot.