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meatpacking

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noun meat·pack·ing \ˈmēt-ˌpa-kiŋ\

Simple Definition of meatpacking

  • : the business of killing animals for meat and getting the meat ready to be sold

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of meatpacking

  1. :  the wholesale meat industry

1857

First Known Use of meatpacking

1857


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