To Cut Off
To Cut Out, To Clip
transitive verb, godan verb
If you cut and take something, you are going to cut it right off. So, this verb is to cut off.
The readings come from 切る and 取る. So, know those words separately and you can combine them into this word.
This is how we cut out the heart shape.
Can you clip this coupon for me?
I am sure the media will only cut out the parts that are newsworthy.