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  • n. A tranquilizer.
  • v. To tranquilize.


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  • Straight Up. Well, either that or try and find some meat (or other nearby bystander) and throw it down while I ran and screamed like a baby, while hoping the dude with the tranq was a good shot.

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  • "The Department of Fish and game showed up with a 'tranq' gun but they couldn't find anything either," Hansen said.

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  • "Their first goal is always to 'tranq' it and relocate.

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  • The rescue team had to tranq Jason to get him to stop.

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  • This rotation brought me closer to my goal, the tranq gun.

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  • It was ultimately a trap, though, not a tranq, that caught the coyote.

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  • I have profoundly mixed feelings about med's, especially due to my recent realization that the med's probably finance world war, and I'm against war, and the med's could hurt your liver and kidneys—though mine are still fine, but I also went three years without being able to stabilize myself or my own weight without a low-dose tranq.

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  • They have been told not to kill the animal, but to trap or tranq it if they can.

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  • This was just the type of guy who would blindly stumble into proof of our existence, sell it to National Geographic, and send my whole family running away from scientists bearing tranq guns and skull saws.

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  • At the very least, we could trap and tranq a bunch of wolves and haul them into a known PETA or ELF stronghold-city like New York, Chicago, LA or Seattle and release them into THEIR backyards to see if they really like them or not.

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