Butcher-knife



a large, very sharp knife for cutting or trimming meat.
Historical Examples

Everyday Adventures Samuel Scoville
In the Old West George Frederick Ruxton
The Rosie World Parker Fillmore
Left on Labrador Charles Asbury Stephens
Children’s Literature Charles Madison Curry
The Rosie World Parker Fillmore
Punchinello, Vol. II., No. 35, November 26, 1870 Various
Wunpost Dane Coolidge
The Life Of Abraham Lincoln Ward H. Lamon
Slave Narratives, Oklahoma Various

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