from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A hook used to hang the carcasses of slaughtered animals or large pieces of meat.
- noun Slang The hands or fists.
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- noun a two-sided hook normally used in
butcheriesto hang up meat or the carcasses of animals such as pigs.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a strong pointed hook from which the carcasses of animals are hung
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