Kill


Kill

Kill may refer to:

  • Killing, to cause the death of an organism, or the act of doing so.
  • Kill, a civil parish in Dublin, Ireland
  • Kill (body of water), a creek, a Dutch word also occurring in some United States place names
  • Kill, County Kildare, a village and parish in the Republic of Ireland
  • Kill, County Tyrone, a townland in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
  • Kill, County Waterford, a village and former parish in the Republic of Ireland

Contents

Computing

  • kill (command), a command in Unix, Unix-like and in certain Microsoft Windows computer operating system versions

Entertainment

  • KILL, 2009 album by Detroit rock band Electric Six
  • Kill (album), an album by the death metal band Cannibal Corpse
  • Kill! (斬る), a 1968 Japanese film directed by Kihachi Okamoto
  • "The Kill", a song by the rock band 30 Seconds to Mars

Mathematics

Military

Sports

  • Baserunner kill, an outfield assist in baseball
  • penalty kill, in ice hockey, preventing the opposing team from scoring when they have a player advantage

See also


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  • Kill — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda En Unix y los sistemas operativos tipo Unix, kill es un comando utilizado para enviar mensajes sencillos a los procesos ejecutándose en el sistema. Por defecto el mensaje que se envía es la señal de terminación… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kill — Kill, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Killed} (k[i^]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Killing}.] [OE. killen, kellen, cullen, to kill, strike; perh. the same word as cwellen, quellen, to kill (cf. {Quell}), or perh. rather akin to Icel. kolla to hit in the head, harm,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kill — Kill  unix утилита, посылающая сигнал процессу. Содержание 1 Синтаксис 2 Описание 3 Параметры 4 Ссылки …   Википедия

  • KILL — «KILL» Sencillo de MELL Formato CD Grabación 2008 Género(s) J Pop Duración 13:24 …   Wikipedia Español

  • kill — vb Kill, slay, murder, assassinate, dispatch, execute are comparable when meaning to deprive of life or to put to death. Kill is so general that it merely states the fact and does not, except in special phrases (as Thou shalt not kill ), suggest… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • kill — kill1 [kil] vt. [ME kullen, killen < ? OE * cyllan, special late phonetic development of cwellan, to kill: see QUELL] 1. to cause the death of; make die 2. a) to destroy the vital or active qualities of b) to destroy; put an end to; ruin …   English World dictionary

  • kill — ► VERB 1) cause the death of. 2) put an end to. 3) informal overwhelm with an emotion. 4) informal cause pain or anguish to. 5) pass (time). 6) stop (a computing process). 7) (in sport) make (the ball) stop …   English terms dictionary

  • Kill — ist: der Familienname von Angelika Kill (1917 2003), Angehörige des Ordens der Ursulinen und langjährige Leiterin der Ursulinenschule Fritzlar ein Familienname, insbesondere im amerikanischen Raum eine Stadt in County Kildare, Irland, siehe Kill… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kill — Kill, n. 1. The act of killing. There is none like to me! says the cub in the pride of his earliest kill. Kipling. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. An animal killed in the hunt, as by a beast of prey. If ye plunder his kill from a weaker, devour not all… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kill — Kill, n. [D. kil.] A channel or arm of the sea; a river; a stream; as, the channel between Staten Island and Bergen Neck is the Kill van Kull, or the Kills; used also in composition; as, Schuylkill, Catskill, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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