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English definition of “kill”

kill

verb [I or T] (DEATH)    /kɪl/
A2 to cause someone or something to die: Her parents were killed in a plane crash. Smoking can kill. Food must be heated to a high temperature to kill harmful bacteria.Murder and attempted murderKillingKillingMurder and attempted murder
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