butcher shop

meat-cutter's shop, place where meat is sold

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • butcher shop — noun a shop in which meat and poultry (and sometimes fish) are sold • Syn: ↑meat market • Hypernyms: ↑shop, ↑store * * * a shop in which meat, poultry, and sometimes fish are sold. [1895 1900, Amer.] * * * butcher shop, a place where meat is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Butcher shop — (c. 1582; Oxford, Christ Church Picture Gallery)    Painted by Annibale Carracci, the Butcher Shop belongs to his early career. There already was an established tradition in Bologna for these types of genre scenes, but these were usually comical… …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

  • butcher shop — a shop in which meat, poultry, and sometimes fish are sold. [1895 1900, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • butcher shop — A place for the sale of meat at retail …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • butcher shop canary — noun Colloquial (humorous) a blowfly. Also, butcher s canary …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Butcher — Boning redirects here. For the use of this term in corsetry, see Bone (corsetry). For other uses, see Butcher (disambiguation). Butcher A butcher s, Tacuinum sanitatis casanatensis (XIV (14th) century) …   Wikipedia

  • shop — Synonyms and related words: agency, atelier, barbershop, beauty parlor, beauty shop, bench, betray, booking office, boutique, box office, branch, branch office, browse, butcher shop, buy, cabinet, chain store, chambers, chancellery, chancery,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • shop — I n. store 1) to manage, operate a shop 2) an antique shop; barbershop (esp. AE), barber s shop (BE); bookshop; butcher (AE), butcher s (BE); chemist s (BE); duty free; gift; novelty; pastry shop; sweetshop (BE); thrift; toy shop 3) a draper s… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Butcher's Shop (Annibale Carracci) — Infobox Painting| title=The Butcher s Shop artist=Annibale Carracci year=1580 1590 type=Oil on canvas height=185 width=266 city=Ofxord museum=Christ Church Picture GalleryThe Butcher s Shop is a painting by the Italian Baroque painter Annibale… …   Wikipedia

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