from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Put to death. Often used in combination: fresh-killed meat.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or containing microorganisms or infectious agents that have been inactivated so as to be incapable of causing infection: a killed virus; killed vaccines.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of kill.
  • adj. deoxidized


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