Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a plant where meats are processed and packed for sale; also, a similar plant for packing fruits and vegetables
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A firm that slaughters, processes, and packs livestock into meat and meat products.
- A firm that processes and packs food products other than meat.