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noun butchery pronunciation in British English /ˈbʊtʃəri/ 
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singularbutchery
pluralbutcheries
  1. 2
    [uncountable] the work of cutting up animals to be sold as meat
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  2. 3
    [countable] Australian a butcher's shop

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