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kill

US a channel, stream, or river (chiefly as part of place names)

What does it mean when you dream about killing?

The act of killing in a dream need not be negative. As we grow and change, it often feels like we are “killing off’ old parts of our life. Alternatively, killing in a dream may mean that one has murdered the incentive or enthusiasm for life. (See also Murder).

kill

[kil]
(materials)
To treat in such a way as to destroy undesirable properties; for example, neutralization of an acid by the addition of an alkali.
(metallurgy)
To add a strong deoxidizer, such as silicon or aluminum, to molten steel in order to stop the reaction between carbon and oxygen forming gaseous carbon monoxide and dioxide during solidification.
(petroleum engineering)
In drilling, to prevent well blowout by appropriate measures.
In oil production, to halt well production so that reconditioning of the well may proceed.

seal

seal, 4
1. A device usually consisting of an impression upon wax or paper, or a wafer, or the inscription of the letters L.S. (locus sigilli), sometimes used in the execution of a formal legal document such as a deed or contract. In some states, the statute of limitations applicable to a contract under seal is longer than that for a contract not under seal; in most states, the seal has been deprived by statute of some or all of its legal effect.
2. An embossing device or stamp used by a design professional on his drawings and specifications as evidence of his registration in the state where the work, 1 is to be performed.

kill

To cancel. Kill, as well as "abort," and "cancel" all mean to end or exit the current process.
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The book covers the history of race relations in America over the course of more than a half-century and offers new and shocking insight to racial divide provided by Stern's own personal experience and by the remarkable letters written by the hand of Killen himself.
Former Boro, Celtic and Manchester City player Chris Killen
New Zealand-born Killen, who scored three goals in nine appearances while on loan at Wrexham from Manchester City's youth academy in 2000, returned moments later to ask for his shoes back, the court heard.
Since the playground opened in January, Killen says resident feedback has been outstanding.
Cllr Killen, who works part-time as a features sub-editor, added: "The public hate this sort of gutter politics and rightly so.
OLD RIVALS Terry Ord, Organiser Frankie Killen and player Ivor Bennett CHARITY BASH Left-to-right: Peter Waugh, Player Terry Ord, Melanie Harrison Organiser Frankie Killen Libby Nolan, player Ivor Bennett, Mike Smith and Don Pollin
Glaswegian Mr Killen, who was appointed by Mr Eskildsen to help drive a host of school and corporate skating packages along with encouraging local business to support the project, explained: "I was staying in the hotel over the river from the rink at Christmas during a visit to Durham to see some old ice hockey friends.
Having had a nightmare two seasons at Celtic, Killen looks as though he could provide a good foil for Scott McDonald if Georgios Samaras is unable to recover from a poor second half to last season.
Killen, who once shared a flat with a teacher who resigned after claims of an affair with a pupil, admitted persuading the girl to fondle him.
Claire Elizabeth Killen and her childhood friend Tiffany Paige Taylor.
Killen was surprisingly preferred to the Australia international for the lone striker's position in Lisbon on Wednesday as Celtic lost 1-0 to Benfica in the Champions League.
New Celtic striker Chris Killen has declared he had no qualms about snubbing Cardiff at the 11th hour to sign for the Parkhead side.