Etymology
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shortcut (n.)

also short-cut, "path not as long as the ordinary way," 1610s, from short (adj.) + cut (n.). Figurative use is attested earlier (1580s).

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Definitions of shortcut

shortcut (n.)
a route shorter than the usual one;
Synonyms: cutoff / crosscut
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