meat cleaver

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Noun1.meat cleaver - a butcher's knife having a large square blademeat cleaver - a butcher's knife having a large square blade
knife - edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
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He had early learned that it was wise to get along well with sea-cooks, since sea-cocks were notoriously given to going suddenly lunatic and slicing and hacking up their shipmates with butcher knives and meat cleavers on the slightest remembered provocation.
A MAN has been warned to expect a jail term after attacking a man with a meat cleaver.
A MAN was allegly attacked with meat cleaver and meeting to A MAN was allegedly attacked with a meat cleaver and knife at a meeting to resolve a dispute, the High Court heard yesterday.
A MAN threatened to cut up and kill his partner with a meat cleaver when she texted him to say their relationship was over, a court heard.
STAFF at a Gateshead town centre bookmakers were threatened with a meat cleaver during a robbery on Saturday night.
A DRUNK who brandished a meat cleaver and made racist comments has been jailed for 21 months.
One witness reported seeing a meat cleaver being waved, while others said they saw machetes.
A husband who killed his wife with a meat cleaver has been sentenced to death after the couple's children refused to pardon their dad for their mum's murder.
A MASKED thug attacked a man on the street with a meat cleaver.
A JEALOUS man who launched a "ferocious" attack with a meat cleaver on his girlfriend at her Birmingham home has been jailed for 13 years.
A MAN has admitted robbing a North Wales off-licence when armed with a meat cleaver.
A ROBBER armed with a meat cleaver struck at a Stockton takeaway shop.