flatliner


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flatliner

(ˈflætˌlaɪnə)
n
1. (Medicine) informal a person whose cardiac or brain activity registers as a flatline, and who is therefore dead
2. (Cookery) a cocktail containing sambuca, tequila and Tabasco sauce
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Her boyfriend reckoned that I should go for a Flatliner on the grounds that a conversation with me after a few drinks was a bit of a flatliner.
Kyle is known as "Flatliner" from the lack of emotion that he shows when driving, and Colin sees a few podium visits ahead.
According to the Las Vegas Sun, 52-year-old John Alleman, an unofficial spokesperson for the restaurant known for selling unhealthy fare such as its "Quadruple Bypass Burger," and "Flatliner Fries," had a heart attack last week as he waited at a bus stop outside the downtown Las Vegas eatery.
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Flatliner sights grabbed instant attention, then added appeal with Nitro and Matrix designs that increased performance and durability.
NO, WE MUST CONTINUE TO BE SILENT ON THE CRIMES AND FAILURES AND FIND AN EVEN LESS INSPIRING FLATLINER TO RUN IN 2008.
Top-ranked American is a flatliner. Nothing seems to affect him.
Bypass burgers are served with "Flatliner Fries" cooked in lard washed down with butterfat milkshakes.
In 2001 Trophy Ridge rocked the hunting sight world with the introduction of a revolutionary hunting sight called the FlatLiner. The star features of the FlatLiner included sight pin adjustments that required no tools whatsoever, and a radical vertical sight pin arrangement.
Will seventy-two-year-old Dole, like Reagan before him, be a flatliner before his second term is over?
Another speciality is unlimited Flatliner Fries, which are cooked in lard, along will full sugar cola, cigarettes without filters, hard liquor and beer.