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butcher

noun
(1) One who slaughters animals, or dresses their flesh for market; one whose occupation it is to kill animals for food.
(2) A person who kills people in large numbers, or with unusual cruelty.

verb To murder or kill, usually in a barbarous manner.
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The butcher has a five-star hygiene rating and all produce is local, fresh, boned and rolled on the premises.
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According to police , the Deputy Commissioner Mardan raided a suspected butcher shop wherein 400 kilogram of substandard minced meat smuggled from India was seized and took the butcher into custody.
The butcher was presented before magistrate who sent him to jail for 30 days under relevant laws.
Ward 32 consisted of 52 poultry butcher shops and the butcher in each shop at the time of visit was included for the study.
J BRINDON Addy Butchers in Hade Edge, Holmfirth, has made it to the final of the Butcher's Shop of the Year Awards 2016.
The butcher, who was born at Penllwyn Farm in Pentyrch, stayed in the village all his life marrying his teenage sweetheart Eira, who survives him.
With that added focus on the high street, the 2015 campaign will build on the work of previous years, which saw MTJ launch the very successful 'Idiot's Guide to the Butcher', and the longer-running campaign of encouraging consumers to get into the shops and 'Ask the Experts'.
According to the Security Media Department of the Abu Dhabi Police, the butcher and the owner of the sheep have been arrested.
The Butcher family quickly became the park's greatest champions, creating the Friends of Big Cypress and, more recently, donating solar panels to the park's new visitor center, which celebrated its grand opening this spring.
I'll tell you what - there's a swarthy little ghost at the Butcher banquet; a stocky, bushyhaired figure ready to rain on Terry's parade.
You can schedule your animal(s) for a certain day and time, and the butcher will bring his truck to your place and kill the animal or you can haul it to the processing facility in a truck or trailer.