hack down

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vt sep bushes etcabhacken; people alsoniedermetzeln; treeumhauen
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Meanwhile, LinkedIn refused to buy Sell Hack's explanation and said that it was doing everything in its power to shut Sell Hack down.
RAIL chiefs are on a collision course with residents of south Birmingham and Solihull over plans to hack down trees and bushes beside the line at the back of their gardens.
ANGRY residents were shocked when workmen started to hack down two willow trees outside their homes without warning.