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dead rise

[¦ded ¦rīz]
(naval architecture)
The vertical distance between the bottom of a vessel's keel and the intersection of a line drawn along the bottom of a vessel's midship section with a vertical line tangent to the widest part of the underwater body. Also known as rise of bottom; rise of floor.
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I watched the dead rise and walk the earth again, sometimes as skeletons, sometimes as zombies, and once as a blind, stomping creature wrapped in what seemed like dirty bandages and called by a name that sounded like "mommy.
According to traditional Icelandic folklore, there are several magical traditions that happen on New Year's Eve: cows talk, seals take on human form, the dead rise from their graves and elves move houses.
When a radioactive satellite crashes into Earth, the dead rise from their graves - and develop a taste for human flesh.
This time, the dead rise in a small town, leaving it up to handful of the living to find ways to dest them.
Length is 21 feet, 1-inch; dry weight is 1,850 pounds; maximum horsepower is 150; and dead rise is 5 degrees.
Let the dead rise from the grave," Hlavsa sings in Pulnoc's "End of the World"; the lyric was written by Ivan Jirous, the Plastic People's most-imprisoned member.
According to Icelandic folklore, there are several magical traditions that are supposed to happen on New Year's Eve: cows are thought to be able to talk, seals take on human form, the dead rise from their graves and elves move from one house to the next.
The living dead rise from the grave in George A Romero's latest zombie epic.
The rotting dead rise from their earthbound sanctuary and, like a plague upon humanity, spread death and destruction across the lands.
The regime's crackdown has escalated, as the numbers of arrested continue to spiral upward and the tally of the dead rises.
THE spirit of Bad Taste and The Evil Dead rises from the ashes in this Australian splatter movie, in which alien invaders trigger an attack of resurrected zombies.
1 -- color) Kids hold on to their dad as one of the living dead rises from the grave at A.