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- v. kill and prepare for market or consumption
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As Nicci rolled, it put the flaming dress out in the water.
Shrugging away his misgivings, he tugged off Lottie’s fur capelet and dainty half-boots, then slipped the pearl buttons of her carriage dress out of their moorings one by one.
But one afternoon, when Annet Carroway went to the box-room to get a dress out of her trunk, she discovered that all the clothes she had left there had been slashed and torn.
Or like taking a three-sizes-ago dress out of your closet and holding it up to your current body.