meat hook


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meat hook

n.
1. A hook used to hang the carcasses of slaughtered animals or large pieces of meat.
2. meat hooks Slang The hands or fists.
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Noun1.meat hook - a strong pointed hook from which the carcasses of animals are hungmeat hook - a strong pointed hook from which the carcasses of animals are hung
hook - a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something
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If you're caught, your twitching body is carried to the nearest meat hook, where you're impaled for later collection - it's a grisly end that I've so far been unable to avoid.
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