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  • All of the armor-piercing handguns were FN Herstal Five-seveN pistols, known as the mata policia, or "cop killer" in Mexico.

    Josh Sugarmann: Sorry NRA -- Mexican Gun Traffickers Buy American

  • It fires 5.7X28mm cartridges, referred to as mata policias cop killers in Mexico because they can penetrate bulletproof vests.

    chron.com Chronicle

  • Girl extorts money from the doctor liao then A calls mata catch the doctor.

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  • PANULTIHON SA ADLAWNG MYERKOLES: "Lugita ang imong usa ka mata kon mao kini ang hinungdan nga ikaw makasala!"

    juntariman

  • While a matador's job is to slay the beast ( "mata" - kill), the toreador's task is to fight it, ( "torear

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  • Kairo (ANTARA News) - Swiss akan mengembalikan sebuah "mata" Firaun yang dicuri 36 tahun silam dari patung Raja Amenhotep III, menteri kebudayaan Mesir mengumumkan Rabu.

    ANTARA - Berita Terkini

  • But, from what I remember from the Austronesian languages seminar I took a few years ago, there's still lots of basic vocabulary in Malay, like names for body parts (such as mata `eye', which has cognates in just about every Austronesian language), some of the pronouns, and numbers (but only from 1-6; 7 is derived from a root meaning `to point', but I forget where 8 and 9 come from) which can be traced back to Proto-Austronesian.

    languagehat.com: ENGLISH IN MALAY.

  • So from today, I announce that my rallying call will be "Nanga Bookha Hindustan", all my rallies will have a mandatory homage to Arundathi mata, the Goddess of megalomania.

    Arundhati Roy: India's bold and brilliant daughter

  • Unless according to Arundathi mata, the state police is a paramilitary force.

    Arundhati Roy: India's bold and brilliant daughter

  • Yes, the poop at Jaipur, clearly Aundathi mata is annoyed that she has been ignored by Dalrymple.

    Arundhati Roy: India's bold and brilliant daughter

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