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slaughterhousenoun [C]

uk   /ˈslɔː.tə.haʊs/ us   /ˈslɑː.t̬ɚ.haʊs/ mainly US UK usually abattoir
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slaughterhousenoun [C]

us   /ˈslɔ·t̬ərˌhɑʊs/
a place where animals are killed for their meat
(Definition of slaughterhouse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “slaughterhouse”
in Chinese (Simplified) 动物在屠宰场被宰杀。…
in Turkish mezbaha, kesimhane…
in Russian скотобойня…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動物在屠宰場被宰殺。…
in Polish rzeźnia…
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