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lop something off (of) something

 and lop something off
to chop or cut something off something. (Of is usually retained before pronouns.) Lop that long branch off the tree before you put the saw away, will you? Please lop off that branch.
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lop off

v.
To cut something off; chop off: The barber lopped my ponytail off. The gardener lopped off the dead branches.
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As part of this partnership, the Dramaraksa Foundation will provide AHF with infrastructure, space and basic services at the centers in order to help AHF provide high quality HIV treatment care and support services for people living with HIV/AIDS in Lop Buri Province.
Table 1 presents a summary of the dimensions of the LOP particles in the shear zone of the injection molded blends.
His Buckles Garden Centre shop, in Field Lane, Fazakerley, has a litter of the English lops looking for a new home.
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Not just Lokpal, LoP is required for appointments to other constitutional posts also.
Last year some of the trees grew into the take-off climbing area but the owner agreed to lop them.
AS NEGOTIATIONS continued today on the economy drive that will lop 10 per cent, off the wages of 4,500 West Midlands bus drivers, a county council leader warned: "I believe it will lead to a strike.
They ran the government through a lot of fixes and manipulation, and now they want to get the LoP post in a similar way," said Naqvi.
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Graham Parry, defending, explained Egan was painting a house and agreed to help when asked if he could lop off branches.
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Such shearing can lop the top off storms as they build.
THE Congress' claim on the status of Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha got a leg up on Friday when the Supreme Court asked the NDA government how it would make key constitutional appointments in the absence of an LoP.
Glyn Owen, defending, said his client genuinely believed he had a right to lop the trees because of the 1998 permission, and did not realise he should have renewed the consent because not all the work was done at the time.
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