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Assassination

See also Murder.
assassins
Fanatical Moslem sect that smoked hashish and murdered Crusaders (11th—12th centuries). [Islamic Hist.: Brewer Note-Book, 52]
Brutus
conspirator and assassin of Julius Caesar. [Br. Lit.: Julius Caesar]
Caesar, Julius
(102–44 B.C.) murdered by conspirators. [Br. Lit.: Julius Caesar]
Gorboduc
king killed by the people, who were horrified at his murderous family. [Br. Legend and Lit.: Benét, 410]
Harmodius
assassinated Hipparchus, brother of the tyrant Hippias. [Gk. Hist.: EB (1963) XI, 198]
Ides of March
Caesar killed by opposing factions (44 B.C.). [Rom. Hist.: EB, 3: 575–580]
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His early pace still carried him to a first bend lead, but he could not shake off his rivals down the back and only had a length in hand of Assasin Blue turning for home.
Know No Fear was noted travelling particularly well, but Barry always appeared confident she had enough in the tank, and under hands and heels riding, The Winged Assasin held off Know No Fear's challenge to secure a half-length verdict.
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I had my first date with an Essex girl last week - and was shot to pieces by snooker's very own baby-faced assasin.
TheWinged Assasin, recently bought out of Michael Wigham's yard, made an immediate impact for new trainer Shaun Lycett when taking the 1m1f apprentices' handicap under Lucy Barry, who got the 13-2 shot home by half a length from Know No Fear.
A warlord resolves to rid the desert of tribes, but they hire a legendary assasin.
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The film stars Timothy Olyphant as assasin Agent 47 and Scots actor Dougray Scott as an Interpol agent on his bloody trail.
Vintage stuff from the team as DCI Matt Burke (Alex Norton) is shot and left for dead by a mystery assasin as the rest of the team try to find out who pulled the trigger
Ubisoft's Watch Dogs is a brand new game that is much like a combination of an advanced GTA 5 and a modernized version of Assasin Creed (killing's made more with guns).
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