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Synonyms for butchery

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Synonyms for butchery

the savage killing of many victims

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Synonyms for butchery

a building where animals are butchered

the business of a butcher

the savage and excessive killing of many people

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He added: "This is an incredible opportunity for our Butchery Excellence Ireland members to demonstrate their skills and to shout about the quality of our produce on a world export stage."
The butchery has been going on for four years, not two.
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Store general manager, Bill Roberts, said: "The team has worked hard to train as specialists in areas such as wine, butchery and bakery and the fresh market concept means many products are created from scratch each morning."
All of the meat is properly matured and prepared on-site by the award-winning butchery team.
Esther Stewart, who works in the butchery department and is a union convener, said: "There will be between 180 and 200 people finishing next Friday.
SITRA Butchery made it to the semi-finals in the 29th Seqaya Ramadan Football Tournament, being held at Seqaya grounds in Salmaniya.
It was the first time Ian has entered a competition in his 40 years of butchery.
The company has also increased employment in recent years - from 22 in 2009 to 34 last year and 50 now with jobs in the restaurant, farm shop and butchery.
Ismail Amine Malaeb, 34, was killed by two gunshots while he was throwing trash from his butchery shop in a neighboring field.
SEA Life sanctuaries across Europe have urged shoppers to boycott Japanese goods this Christmas in protest over the country's Antarctic whale hunt "butchery".
This right was bestowed by the Crown on all liverymen of the Worshipful Butchery Company several centuries ago - and John is a member.
Researchers have identified butchery marks on human bones at a 6,000-year-old French cave and at U.S.
One robbery suspect was shot dead by police at a butchery where he and three others were stealing meat in Kikuyu on Wednesday.