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knacker's yard

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈnæk.əzˌjɑːd/  us   /-ɚzˌjɑːrd/
a place where old or injured horses are killed: informal figurative The state of the economy has led to many small businesses ending up in the knacker's yard (= failing completely).
Translations of “knacker's yard”
in Chinese (Traditional) 老弱馬匹屠宰場…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老弱马匹屠宰场…
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