Definition of Rough cut
1. Noun. The first print of a movie after preliminary editing.
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Literary usage of Rough cut
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"This Rough-cut arches are those in which the bricks arc roughly cut with an axe to ... may be classed under three heads: plain arches, rough-cut and gauged. ..."
2. The File in History: A Description of the Development of the File from the (1921)
"It is well to bear in mind that a "rough-cut" or coarse file has the least number of teeth to the inch, ..."
3. The Architects' and Builders' Handbook: Data for Architects, Structural by Frank Eugene Kidder (1921)
"The slates are made wiii rough-cut edges in all thicknesses from ?ie to \\t in, in a combination of various shades carefully selected in such proportion as ..."
4. Estimating by George Stephenson (1897)
"177 ft. run rough-cut chamfer :— This is worth about half the last item; it, ... 21 ft. run rough-cut splay, 5 in. wide :— This is only rough-cutting as ..."