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    to cut across the grain of wood or stone

    This miter saw can crosscut lumber of up to 2 by 16 in dimension.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 10/02/2016
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    to alternate between sequences in film

    The film crosscuts between Behrani, now living in the US, and Kathy.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 10/02/2016
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gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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