(plural sausage factories)
- A facility producing sausage meat products.
- (slang) A party or gathering with few to no women present.
- (literature) An unappealing process to generate something familiar.
- (journalism) the process of creating news - "You wouldn't want to see how it's created," referring to the job of pursuing stories, sources and research.
- (politics) Dealing and compromise done behind the scenes to enact legislation.