hanger-off

noun
plural hangers-off or hanger-offs

Definition of hanger-off

: a slaughterhouse worker who suspends finished sheep carcasses from an overhead trolley and puts inspection stamps on them

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History and Etymology for hanger-off

hang off, verb + -er

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“Hanger-off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hanger-off. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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