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assassin Definitions

noun

any ruthless killer.

verb

to assassinate.

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  • 2see andrei lankov, from stalin to kim il sung: the formation of north korea, 1945–1960 (new brunswick, nj: rutgers university press, 2002), 25. the attempt failed when soviet lt. yakov novichenko fielded the assassin group’s grenade, at the cost of his hand, an act later commemorated in the 1986 soviet-dprk film sukunda na podvig (seconds make a hero). cia.gov

  • kissing bugs, also known as assassin bugs, can pass on the parasites that cause chagas disease. according to research from the university of texas at el paso published in october 2015 in the journal acta tropica, more than half of these insects carry the parasite. in the united states, chagas disease affects about 300,000 people, according to the cdc. everydayhealth.com

  • while riding in an automobile procession in dallas on nov. 22, 1963, he was shot to death by an assassin firing from an upper floor of a building. the alleged assassin, lee harvey oswald, was killed two days later in the dallas city jail by jack ruby, owner of a strip-tease place. factmonster.com

  • while riding in an automobile procession in dallas on nov. 22, 1963, he was shot to death by an assassin firing from an upper floor of a building. the alleged assassin, lee harvey oswald, was killed two days later in the dallas city jail by jack ruby, owner of a strip-tease club. infoplease.com

  • requiem for an assassin db73435 11 hours 25 minutes by barry eisler read by david hartley-margolin retiring japanese american assassin john rain is forced into one last job when rogue cia agent jim hilger kidnaps rain’s friend dox. rain is caught in a dilemma as hilger will kill dox unless rain hits three more targets. violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2007. loc.gov

  • the bugs -- also known as "assassin bugs" or "kissing bugs" -- can carry a parasite called trypanosoma cruzi that causes chagas disease, said researchers from the university of texas at el paso (utep). texas residents appear to be at much greater risk for this disease than previously thought, the researchers warned. medicinenet.com

  • medpage today confirmed that goldstrich was present in trauma room one and reached out to the physician, who is now an advocate for medical cannabis. in an interview, goldstrich – 25 years old then and 82 now -- spoke about treating the president, nearly treating his assassin, and his one regret. medpagetoday.com

  • t. cruzi is transmitted by triatominae (reduviid, kissing, or assassin) bugs in south and central america, mexico, and very rarely in the us. nonhuman reservoirs include domestic dogs, opossums, armadillos, rats, raccoons, and many other animals. less commonly, t. cruzi is transmitted via ingestion of sugar cane juice or food contaminated with infected triatominae bugs or their feces, transplacentally from an infected mother to her fetus, or via blood transfusion or an organ transplant from an infected donor. merckmanuals.com