Definitions

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  • verb transitive, IRC To ban (a user) from an IRC server so that he/she is automatically disconnected on any future attempt to connect.

Etymologies

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Short for automatic kill.

Examples

  • Sure, there are grumbles in the corridors of Westminster but this is several places on the Richter scale away from akill-the-leader rebellion.

    The Tories shouldn't let Brown provoke a split

  • I put aside the real fanatics, like Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz, who declares that Israel never kills civilians, only terrorists, so that the definition of "terrorist" is "killed by Israel"; and Israelshould aim for akill ratio of 1000 to zero, which means "exterminate the brutes" completely.

    Noam Chomsky/Ilan Pappe Interview on Israel/Palestine

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