dead drop


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Noun1.dead drop - a drop used for the clandestine exchange of intelligence information; "a dead drop avoids the need for an intelligence officer and a spy to be present at the same time"
drop - a predetermined hiding place for the deposit and distribution of illicit goods (such as drugs or stolen property)
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Roman reaches at their agreed dead drop and finds a copy of the downloaded content from the microchip Jane had with her in Bradley Dynamics.
The boat ride through Traitor's Gate may have malfunctioned, as it just seemed to be a lot of floating around in darkness - and then the climactic Dead Drop ride was out of order.
The seed releases from the delivery cartridge at a rearward speed that matches the forward speed of the planter, resulting in a dead drop of the seed into the trench.
Nina Beier's contribution is Dead Drop, 2012, a leopard-print scarf placed on Isabella's bed, bringing to mind the leopard-skin cape she wore in a 1940 portrait in the apartment--as if, having finished posing, she had thrown it onto the bed.
Line selection: Braided polyethylene is made for the dead drop.
The papers lift the lid on spying techniques such as a new high-tech spy-to-spy communications system used by the defendants: short-range wireless communications between laptop computers -a modern supplement for the old-style dead drop in a remote area and high-speed burst radio transmission.
The papers lift the lid on spying techniques such as a new high-tech spy-to-spy communications system used by the defendants: short-range wireless communications between laptop computers - a modern supplement for the old-style dead drop in a remote area and high-speed burst radio transmission.
Strapped in like test pilots, we were slowly winched backwards until poised almost face down over the river bed way below, then suddenly released with a sickening lurch, free-falling towards the ground at a dead drop.
He said McCredie was the "controller" and added: "The essence of a dead drop is a controller will manage the distribution of drugs by having them uplifted by third parties so it cannot be easily attributed to him.
Although the seat in the accident dropped 3 to 5 inches, Giesen decided to model conservatively and so assumed a 2-inch dead drop onto a stiff floor.
People imagine that Trevor has run off with this scarlet woman who is dead drop gorgeous, with huge boobies and long blond hair.