crosscut - definition and synonyms

verb
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    1
    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
  2.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    2
    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