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- (quilting) To cut pieces of fabric so that a particular part of the printed design is centered or featured.
2001, Kaffe Fassett, Passionate Patchwork: Over 20 Original Quilt Designs, Taunton Press, ISBN 156158438X, page 91:
- From fabric E, fussy cut four template-Z patches.
- Entry at DoubleTongued dictionary (with additional citations)