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  • noun Plural form of zeta.

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Examples

  • Here are some particularly nasty "zetas" - self-confessed as such - presumably responsible for chopping off a dozen guys 'heads down in the Yucatan.

    The Mex Files

  • And many soldiers are losing the will to fight: in 2007, more than 18,000 soldiers deserted, and reports of deserters joining the drug cartels as "zetas," or hired guns, are growing.

    Crime Crackdown

  • So these are supossed to be the bodies of mafia guys from the "zetas" group killed by who once were their employers the "cartel del golfo".

    Documenting Reality

  • Tamaulipas is in the midst of a bloody turf battle between the zetas and their former bosses, the Gulf Cartel, for control of the border between Laredo and Brownsville.

    Bodies Of 72 Massacred Migrants Found In Mexico

  • Tamaulipas is in the midst of a bloody turf battle between the zetas and their former bosses, the Gulf Cartel, for control of the border between Laredo and Brownsville.

    Bodies Of 72 Massacred Migrants Found In Mexico

  • Tamaulipas is in the midst of a bloody turf battle between the zetas and their former bosses, the Gulf Cartel, for control of the border between Laredo and Brownsville.

    Bodies Of 72 Massacred Migrants Found In Mexico

  • Haven't most of our alphas gone to omegas these days? or zetas, or whatever?

    The Big Picture

  • And along with the threats scribbled on this hostage's body is a big Z which stands for zetas (ph), the name of one of Mexico's many drug cartel hit squads.

    CNN Transcript Apr 14, 2007

  • Marines also found bulletproof vests with the letter "Z", the zetas symbol, on the front.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • The videos have been posted by a group believed linked to the powerful Sinaloa cartel that calls itself the "mata zetas," or "Zetas Killers."

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  • ...

    As conspiracies unwind

    Will you slam shut

    Or free your mind

    Or stay hypnotised

    When the Zetas fill the skies

    Will our leaders tell us why

    ...

    -- Muse, Exo-Politics

    Just a random association.

    December 26, 2008