slaughter


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Synonyms for slaughter

the savage killing of many victims

to kill savagely and indiscriminately

Synonyms for slaughter

the killing of animals (as for food)

the savage and excessive killing of many people

kill (animals) usually for food consumption

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kill a large number of people indiscriminately

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In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court, on October 26, 2005, upheld the constitutional validity of anti-cow slaughter laws enacted by different state governments in India.
To slaughter my animal, I hire an illegal butcher, who delivers the meat to my doorstep.
Rehan Ali, a butcher in Melody Market, said they increased slaughter rates with the rise in the prices of animals.
Talking on the occasion, Assistant Commissioner City and Director Food Malik Atta-ul-Haq said that DCO Zahid Saleem Gondal had given task to launch operation against illegal slaughter houses.
The move, which was initiated in 1995 by the then Shiv Sena- BJP government through the Maharashtra State Animal Preservation ( Amendment) Bill, took almost two decades to materialise, thus banning the slaughter of any bullocks or calves in the state.
Up until that time, Jewish kosher and Muslim halal slaughter had been exempt from a law that required the stunning of animals before slaughter.
A UK-wide law states that slaughtering an animal without stunning causes unnecessary suffering, and therefore, animals should be stunned before slaughter.
In the portable slaughter facility based in south Mabelah, 856 animals were slaughtered.
He said that district livestock officer and slaughter house in-charge will be responsible of it.
At present, the only legal exemptions to stunning during slaughter are for kosher and halal methods.
MOST people wheeling their trolley around the supermarket meat counter do not want to think about the slaughter process that preceded their steak being laid on a polystyrene tray and wrapped in cling lm.
Unlicensed slaughter houses have been putting people's lives at risk by allegedly selling contaminated cattle meat as they do not perform health screenings on the animals, sources told the GDN.
The director of the European Jewish Association (EJA) and Poland's head mufti have filed a joint complaint at the European Commission against Poland because of its ban on ritual slaughter.
SHAKHTER Karagandy will not need to slaughter a sheep ahead of tomorrow's Champions League match against Celtic - as lamb is already on the menu at their hotel in Glasgow.
Based on the information released from the Slovenian Statistics Agency, in February 2013, the slaughter of cattle was lower by about 17%, of horses and pigs by about 9% and of poultry by about 8% compared with the previous month.