from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The business or activity of slaughtering animals and preparing the meat for sale.
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- n. The slaughter and further processing of animals for meat
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- n. wholesale packaging of meat for future sale (including slaughtering and processing and distribution to retailers)
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