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- noun Alternative spelling of
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I mean, K - Mart used to be the top dog in the meathouse, and now Wal-Mart comes along and has run them right off the street.
Meat cutting (distribution of commodities), ERA meathouse, Dunn
Emergency Relief in North Carolina. A Record of the Development and the Activities of the North Carolina Emergency Relief Administration, 1932-1935. North Carolina Emergency Relief Commission, State administrator, Mrs. Thomas O'Berry. Edited by J.S. Kirk, Walter A. Cutter [and] Thomas W. Morse
Colonel William Byrd, of Westover, says that when visiting Major Woodford at "Windsor" he "surprised Mrs. Woodford in her housewifery in the meathouse, at which she blushed as if it had been a sin."
"We looked like a blind dog in a meathouse to start the game against Concordia," Sanford said.
I still haven't completely figured out how the protective deck was laid out, or the arrangement of the area around the meathouse, to give two examples.
Then he led me to the meathouse and said, "Go in there -- I'll lay examples on
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