(Countable) An instance of shooting (a person) with a gun.
The killing of another person without justification or excuse, especially the crime of killing a person with malice aforethought or with recklessness manifesting extreme indifference to the value of human life.
The act or action of causing death, as of a person.
(Slang, cricket) a whitewash victory for the West Indies cricket team
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