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They accordingly suffered the punishment, the wrist being divided by a cleaver driven through the joint by force of a mallet.
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
Flatten it by striking with broad blade of knife or a cleaver.
An interview which Cleaver's boy had to endure may throw some light upon this.
CLEG KELLY, ARAB OF THE CITYS. R. (SAMUEL RUTHERFORD) CROCKETT
They lost their right hands, the wrist being divided by a cleaver driven through the joint by the force of a mallet.
In something less than the two hours I had allowed for the passage, the procession of boats reached Cleaver Island.
BREAKING AWAYOLIVER OPTIC
Cleaver's boy scratched his curly head and advanced towards Sal.
CLEG KELLY, ARAB OF THE CITYS. R. (SAMUEL RUTHERFORD) CROCKETT
One night he went for his wife with the cleaver and she had to sleep in a neighbour's house.
DUBLINERSJAMES JOYCE
Celie Tennant was just looking over the copybook of Cleaver's boy.
CLEG KELLY, ARAB OF THE CITYS. R. (SAMUEL RUTHERFORD) CROCKETT
Heavens, Steve, that cleaver of yours is a frightful thing in action!
SPACEHOUNDS OF IPCEDWARD ELMER SMITH
Carew, in Cornwall, is said to have called the gray mullet together by making a noise like chopping with a cleaver.

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