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Overcutting - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Overcutting

Overcutting is a billiards term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.

Overcutting occurs in billiards when a shot is performed with a cut angle that is too large or thick. Overcutting is known to be the preferred error over undercutting.

See: undercut, overcut, undercutting, thick for more on the meaning of "Overcutting".

Overcutting - Usage

He is overcutting the shot, he is going to miss. At least he is not undercutting it.

Billiards - Overcutting

  • Title: Overcutting
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 12/1/2007 1:38:46 AM

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