Definitions

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  • noun someone who acts or responds in a mechanical or apathetic way
  • noun (voodooism) a spirit or supernatural force that reanimates a dead body
  • noun a god of voodoo cults of African origin worshipped especially in West Indies
  • noun a dead body that has been brought back to life by a supernatural force
  • noun several kinds of rum with fruit juice and usually apricot liqueur

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Examples

  • Yet despite his years of research, the only evidence that implicated datura was the fact that the plant was called the zombi’s cucumber.

    The Serpent and the Rainbow

  • For Narcisse, a zombi was a being without will, on the very frontier of the natural world, an entity that could manifest itself as either spirit or human.

    The Serpent and the Rainbow

  • With Indy, they approached me with the idea of Jones and zombies -- and they liked the "zombi" spelling.

    Workin' in a Coal Mine

  • The Serpent and the Rainbow, as a book, is an enthralling real-world look at the chemistry and culture behind voodoo and zombis (not a typo; 'zombi' is the spelling author Wade Davis relies upon) and

    /Film

  • Fun fact: the track titled ‘zombi’ used in the airport/helicopter re-fuel scene was used in the opening credits of Shaun of the Dead

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  • The Serpent and the Rainbow, as a book, is an enthralling real-world look at the chemistry and culture behind voodoo and zombis (not a typo; ‘zombi’ is the spelling author Wade Davis relies upon) and The Rite sounds like a similarly-oriented book.

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  • These may be soft-tissue living entities with no consciousness a sort of zombi-ised version or something more autonomous.

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  • Lugu looks, aga see naine mängib Luz Mandon on kuradi õõvastav vaatepilt... et siis nappide vahenditega esitus koos mõningase pildikiirendusega ning tulemuseks on tõeliselt vinge marutõbine ja vägagi tappev zombi.

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  • Tundus, et tüübid olid võtnud zombiewalk'i kui mingit maskiballi, aga minu nägemuses on zombi siiski miski määrdunud räbalatuust.

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  • These may be soft-tissue living entities with no consciousness a sort of zombi-ised version or something more autonomous.

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