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    a piece of meat

    hi there,

    I don't know the meaning of "a piece of meat" in the sentence:"After 90 years, we are a piece of meat". Could any of u pleased explain it to me?

    Thanks in advance


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    As you give it, that at the end of this time we no longer have humanity or personality. All that is left is our physical body.


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    I caught it in Bloomberg website. It's the term in business but i can't get its meaning.

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    Re: a piece of meat

    Quote Originally Posted by tracyloan View Post
    I caught it in Bloomberg website. It's the term in business but i can't get its meaning.
    I looked at the piece you refer to on the Bloomberg website; what the man is saying is 'after 90 years in this business they are treating us like 'a piece of meat' in other words, not as human beings.

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