killable


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killable

(ˈkɪləbəl)
adj
1. (Agriculture) suitable for being killed
2. capable of being killed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.killable - fit to kill, especially for food
comestible, eatable, edible - suitable for use as food
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Caption: This is Curly, the buck the author shot in early October a few seasons back after some daylight trail-cam photos tipped him off that the buck might be killable.
As a result, dying and disabled babies are in mortal danger of consignment into a killable caste that can--literally--be put down like dogs.
Moreover, delays themselves owe to uneven geographies of power, as subjects' wait times in the waiting room are themselves based on geopolitical interests and necropolitical logics that produce some populations as subjects of life and others as prematurely killable or already dead.
Even though none of the pictures had been taken during legal shooting hours, we thought this public-land buck was very killable, due to the fact he would frequently show up within an hour following the end of legal shooting light.
The more susceptible and vulnerable the aircraft in the hostile environment, the more killable and lower survivable the aircraft.
Like germs, these inhabitants spread disease and therefore are killable.
I call this the "desperation phase," and it makes a dominant buck killable again.
The Minister's statement acquires intelligibility within a historical context in which the categories of 'combatant' and 'non-combatant' are not transparent in international law, but the product of prior colonial wars and racialised histories in which entire local populations were classified as non-innocent, and therefore killable.
But a player uploaded via YouTube to make death himself mortal and killable with the right set of commands and situations.
pushed many Americans toward a tribalistic logic--all "gooks" are enemies and therefore killable.
Rather, bolstered by endless lawfare, they make a wide range of people killable, including any and all Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip.
Last, you need coyotes--swarms of callable, killable coyotes.