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Meat grinder   /mit grˈaɪndər/   Listen
Meat grinder

noun
1.
A mill for grinding meat.
2.
Any action resulting in injury or destruction.  "Allied forces crumbled before the Wehrmacht meat grinder"






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"Meat grinder" Quotes from Famous Books



... meat that you would ordinarily want. Slice the meat wanted for steak. What is not suited for either of these can be used for stews, or be put through the meat grinder and made into sausage meat, formed into little cakes, fried and canned. What meat is left clinging to all bones will be utilized when the bones are boiled for soup stock. The sinews, the head and the feet, after being cleaned may be ...
— Every Step in Canning • Grace Viall Gray

... and stringy parts, also marrow-bone, from two pounds round steak. Pass through the meat grinder twice; add the marrow taken from bone, one tablespoon green pepper finely chopped, one tablespoon onion finely chopped, season well with salt and the beaten yolks of two eggs or one whole egg slightly beaten; ...
— Fifty-Two Sunday Dinners - A Book of Recipes • Elizabeth O. Hiller



Words linked to "Meat grinder" :   grinder, hostility, milling machinery, aggression, mill



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