DEAD


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AcronymDefinition
DEADDiethyl Azodicarboxylate
DEADDestruction of Enemy Air Defenses (see SEAD)
DEADDrinking Ends All Dreams
DEADDust Entrainment and Deposition
DEADDrugs Ends All Dreams
DEADDiagnostic Evaluation after Death (postmortem research)
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For example, then," continued Holgrave: "a dead man, if he happens to have made a will, disposes of wealth no longer his own; or, if he die intestate, it is distributed in accordance with the notions of men much longer dead than he.
Say, Tom -- they say a stray dog come howling around Johnny Miller's house, 'bout midnight, as much as two weeks ago; and a whippoorwill come in and lit on the banisters and sung, the very same evening; and there ain't anybody dead there yet.
Godfrey felt a great throb: there was one terror in his mind at that moment: it was, that the woman might not be dead.
The king must see the dead infant, and if he suspect, and even reeds have ears, you know the heart of Chaka and where we shall lie to-morrow.
Him as strikes first is my fancy; dead men don't bite; them's my views--amen, so be it.
Until then, in the depths of her eyes, daroga, I had always seen my dead wife; it was the first time I saw MY LIVING WIFE there.
By the dead hands at my throat but he shall die, Bar Comas.
I found myself alone with M'ling, the dead brute, and the prostrate man.
Since none but the dead pass freely from this dungeon, let me take the place of the dead
When I saw them coming I told the men to be quick and flay the carcasses of the two dead sheep and make burnt offerings of them, and at the same time to repeat prayers to Hades and to Proserpine; but I sat where I was with my sword drawn and would not let the poor feckless ghosts come near the blood till Teiresias should have answered my questions.
And I lie so composedly, Now in my bed,(Knowing her love) That you fancy me dead -- And I rest so contentedly, Now in my bed,(With her love at my breast) That you fancy me dead -- That you shudder to look at me, Thinking me dead: --
that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion.
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