hatchet man

hatchet man

n. 1. A person hired to murder or physically attack another; a hit man.
[PJC]

2. A person who deliberately tries to ruin the reputation of another, often unscrupulously, by slander or other malicious communication, often with a political motive, and sometimes for pay.
[PJC]

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Hatch"et*tine

(hch"t*tn),

Hatch"et*tite

(-tt), } n. [Named after the discoverer, Charles Hatchett.] (Min.) Mineral tallow; a waxy or spermaceti-like substance, commonly of a greenish yellow color.
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