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pig

monopolize

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a person regarded as greedy and pig-like

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a sheep up to the age of one year

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take greedily

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Neither squeals of hogs nor tears of visitors made any difference to them; one by one they hooked up the hogs, and one by one with a swift stroke they slit their throats.
And yet somehow the most matter-of-fact person could not help thinking of the hogs; they were so innocent, they came so very trustingly; and they were so very human in their protests--and so perfectly within their rights!
First there were the "splitters," the most expert workmen in the plant, who earned as high as fifty cents an hour, and did not a thing all day except chop hogs down the middle.
In the end, as with the hogs, the finished beef was run into the chilling room, to hang its appointed time.
The nymph with the bodice of oaken bark (she was the hamadryad of an oak) threw a handful of acorns among them; and the two and twenty hogs scrambled and fought for the prize, as if they had tasted not so much as a noggin of sour milk for a twelvemonth.
Nevertheless, we will have it done, lest their bad example should corrupt the other hogs. Let them take their original shapes, therefore, Dame Circe, if your skill is equal to the task.
So Circe waved her wand again, and repeated a few magic words, at the sound of which the two and twenty hogs pricked up their pendulous ears.
'Wag mabahala ang publiko kasi basta yong proseso na bago katayin nandiyan ang veterinarian health certificate, pag kinatay mayroon tatak na NMIS certificate (The public should not worry because there is a process wherein before a hog is slaughtered, there will be a veterinarian health certificate, after they are slaughtered there will be an NMIS),' Dar said.
After removing the pig's head and entrails and skinning it, I had one fat hog carcass.
They are not to be confused with the hogs that are covered by the government's 'culling' operations in certain parts of the country as it seeks to contain the spread of a still-unidentified disease causing unusual spikes in hog deaths.
She said there had been leniency in hog vaccination in recent years, which makes the animals vulnerable to swine cholera.
The Philippine government believes the country remains free of the disease, but reports of pig deaths in Rizal in recent days have alarmed hog raisers and the agriculture department.
Release date- 20082019 - Rex Minerals Ltd (Rex or the Company) is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Hog Ranch Group Pty Ltd (HRG) and owns the Hog Ranch Gold Project in Nevada, USA as outlined previously in our non-binding Heads of Agreement (HOA) announcement dated 17 July 2019.
Success in the second round will be judged on the number and collective weight of each team's captured hogs.
In the past also, China had such swine upheavals, or "hog cycles.