1. Not cut: uncut hair.
2. Printing Having the page edge not slit or trimmed. Used of a book.
3. Not cut or ground to a specific shape. Used of a gemstone.
4. Not condensed, abridged, or shortened, as by an editor or censor: the uncut version of the scandalous story.
5. Slang Uncircumcised. Used of a man or boy.
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Indo-European & Semitic Roots Appendices
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The Indo-European appendix covers nearly half of the Indo-European roots that have left their mark on English words. A more complete treatment of Indo-European roots and the English words derived from them is available in our Dictionary of Indo-European Roots.