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What does it mean when you dream about slaughter?

Most people become deeply and violently repulsed after visiting a slaughterhouse. In a dream, a slaughterhouse could be a response to a traumatic experience in one’s waking life.

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Slaughter has missed Ginebra's last five games, including the first two in this semifinal round opposite SMB due to a severe left ankle injury during one of the team's practice sessions.
It was Blackwater's first victory against Ginebra in the PBA Philippine Cup and Slaughter admitted the Elite just had their way against the Gin Kings.
RAWALPINDI -- Cantonment Board Rawalpindi has decided to construct slaughter house on 4 kanal cantonment land adjacent to Karbala gate in between Railway housing scheme-5 and race course civilian grave yard.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 31 August 2017: Following the annual pilgrimage season, Muslims around the world start celebrating the five-days of the Feast of Sacrifice known as Eid al-Adha, in which they will be required to slaughter animals such as sheep, cows, or goats and then distribute the meat on families, friends and the poor.
Both municipalities have urged the public not to hire an illegal butcher to slaughter a sacrificial animal in unauthorized places or inside the house, as the practice would pose serious health and environmental risk.
The House Appropriations Committee voted Wednesday to reopen the practice of horse slaughter in the United States.
According to media reports on the complaints that in several areas of Cantt, illegal slaughter houses are operating and selling unhygienic meat Chaklala Cantonment board has constituted special raiding team for launching an operation against these unlawful slaughter houses .
It has notified rules apparently to prevent cruelty to animals, but the idea is to make cattle unavailable for slaughter as the RSS wants to end cow slaughter.
KHAR -- People of village Khar Muhallah Hafizabad which is the most congested area of Bajaur Agency has demanded to shift the Slaughter house from their area to another unpopulated area.
JEDDAH: As part of the efforts of the Jeddah Municipality to ensure hygiene, safety and security in the food sector, its officials keep a close watch on all illegal activities of the public relating to the slaughter and sale of meat.
THE long- pending Bill seeking a ban on calf slaughter in Maharashtra has finally secured the President's assent on Monday.