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strangle

A code word used normally by ground controllers meaning, “Switch off the [equipment indicated],” as in strangle canary, meaning “Switch off the IFF (identification friend or foe).”
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The doctors and relatives of the victim also suspect that the toddler was raped before she was strangled to death.
Some unknown persons strangled her to death and threw her body on the roof of Raja Liaqat's house.
The report, which refers to Ms Watkins as Adult A and Mitchell as Adult B, reveals that Mitchell had "a previous abusive relationship in which he had strangled that partner, which was never reported to any authorities or agencies".
New Delhi [India], August 17 ( ANI ): A minor girl was strangled to death by her friend, who was one year senior to her in school in Delhi's Rohini yesterday.
Police guard Faqir Mohammad has strangled to death with rope Omar Shabab, son of DIG Peshawar Shahab Mazhar Wali while he has been arrested by the police.
Dubai Court of First Instance heard how the Bangladeshi man strangled the woman and stole her mobile phone before fleeing to his home country in March 2013.
KWAIKHAT, Lebanon: The body of a 14-year-old Syrian boy who went missing in north Lebanon Sunday was found strangled Monday near a river not far from his home.
He then sat on top of her and strangled her to death.
He strangled her with a rope and buried her in 1990.
TRAGIC J Nicola Furlong was strangled in Tokyo hotel
At a press conference held Monday noon at the PAO headquarters in Quezon City, Erfe revealed that based on his post-mortem examination, the ligature mark around Aranas' neck was too low to indicate that he hanged himself and that there were fingernail marks on the right side of the neck to indicate he had been strangled by hand.
I believe she was murdered by someone who strangled her and not by any other method," he said.