- n annual having the stem beset with curved prickles; North America and Europe and Asia
- n a butcher's knife having a large square blade
- Barney Frank in Boston Globe (registration)
When you read about a meatpacking plant hiring 13-year-olds, 14-year-olds, that is some of the most dangerous, difficult work there is. They have kids in there wielding buzz saws and cleavers. It's ridiculous. And the only reason they are hiring... Barack Obama http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barack_Obama&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHQ0yfPaaXFGqLKymRgcres0I2nuA Fremont Tribune http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.fremonttribune.com/articles/2008/08/26/ap-state-ne/d92q34ug1.txt&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNH7LgXmxhJX8iGKZan_Gi_mpxGEcg Aug 26, 2008
18390 25859 cleavers This is not a competition where the question is, 'Okay, we have this child to be adopted, should we auction the child off to Boy George or does he go to live with the Cleavers and Wally and the Beaver?'" said Frank, who is Jewish. "The fact...
- Deborah Conway in The Age
It's going to be a total showdown,Conway predicts. "Heads down, bums up, and cleavers clacking."