Definition of 'cleaver'
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One of them wielded a meat cleaver. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The group is not so much taking a knife to its cost base as a meat cleaver. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I pick up the meat cleaver, swallow and prepare to swing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He says he had a large meat cleaver in his left hand. The Sun (2016)The haul included a hunting knife and meat cleaver. The Sun (2008)It was only in 1952 that she finally admitted a deeper reason for the meat cleaver. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A kitchen knife and meat cleaver were near her body. The Sun (2008)But one picture posted on an online profile shows him wielding a cleaver, holding a container of red liquid. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He got a suspended sentence for confronting police officers with both a meat cleaver and a knife, whilst off his face on cocaine? The Sun (2016)When she charged into my home screaming and wielding a meat cleaver I called the police. The Sun (2016) Use a cleaver or heavy chef's knife to cut the body into 4 pieces. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When I was there on Friday a meat cleaver still lay on a desk covered in blood. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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