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to make a person or other living thing die
to commit the crime of killing someone deliberately
to kill a person or an animal by squeezing their throat so that they cannot breathe
to kill a famous or important person, especially for political reasons or for payment
to kill a lot of people in a violent way
to kill a lot of people
to kill a person or a group of people
to murder someone
to kill someone
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
a brown bird that lives near water and has long legs and a long thin curved beak
an afternoon full of crafts
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