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cut something into something

1. and cut something in to mix something, usually a soft baking ingredient, into something else. (See also fold something into something.) Carefully cut the butter into the flour mixture. Now, cut in some more butter.
2. to slice or chop something into very small pieces, bits, etc. We cut the meat into one-inch cubes for the stew.
See also: cut
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1 red bell pepper, cored, seeded and cut into strips
4 medium-large ripe tomatoes, about 1 pound, cut into 1-inch chunks
When cool enough to handle, remove sausage and cut into 1 1/2-inch slices.
2 large red bell peppers, cut into 1/4-inch round slices, cored and seeded
1 yellow OR red bell pepper, cored, seeded and cut into 1-inch pieces