hockey stick n.
(N.Z.) a mutton chop.
|postcard (Marlborough) in DNZE (1998) 350/2: Used by Nelson College Boarders for mutton chops.|
|Musterer on Molesworth 4: Warty fed us again, chops and more chops. He called them ‘hockey-sticks’.|
|Mountain World 310: Hockey Sticks: Musterers’ name for mutton chops.|
|Dict. of Kiwi Sl.|
|Reed Dict. of N.Z. Sl. [as cit. 1988].|