knacker

noun
knack·​er | \ˈna-kər \

Definition of knacker 

1 British : a buyer of worn-out domestic animals or their carcasses for use especially as animal food or fertilizer

2 British : a buyer of old structures for their constituent materials

First Known Use of knacker

1812, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for knacker

probably from English dialect, saddlemaker

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The first known use of knacker was in 1812

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