chop shop

noun Informal.
a garage where stolen cars are dismantled so that their parts can be sold separately.
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Example sentences
He's wanted on two counts of theft of transportation and operating a chop shop.
The garage contained a large number of tools of a type used by chop shop operators to dismantle motor vehicles.
Most often these vehicles are part of an organized theft ring operating a chop shop.
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