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zombie

[zom′bē]
a supernatural power that supposedly can enter into and reanimate a corpse.
Drug slang A regional street term for
(1) PCP
(2) A heavy user of illicit drugs
Paranormal One of the ‘living dead’ of Haitian voodoo folklore
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This assault on the ears is soon joined by physical violence, as a hungry zombie attacks a young couple.
But none of that changes the fact that Lauroisone leading American zombie studies scholar who actually did fieldwork in Haiti, studied Haitian Creole, spoke with a leading Haitian Vodou priest, and went to great lengths to provide some vital historical context.
Get there, run for your life, negotiate the 5k course including obstacles and evade the zombies to reach the de-contamination chamber and you're safe
Horror-film buffs will appreciate the irony and impressive knowledge the zombie possesses of pop-culture representations of the living dead through the years, which were studied purely for self-preservation but prove insightful nonetheless.
The Cardiff Zombie Walk event is free for anyone to come dress up and act like a zombie around Cardiff.
I decided to write something on intelligent zombies who wanted to turn us into their slaves.
But if you're infected along the way you'll be transformed into a zombie (you basically get sent to a 'treatment room' where make-up artists will give you an undead look).
We don't watch zombie movies because of heavyhanded allegories on capitalism.
In this comic which George Romero writes himself, we have a Manhattan that is seemingly quarantined from the zombie virus.
Aberdeen City Council, meanwhile, suggest that citizens find "a cohort of individuals" good at video games, since that's the only place, apart from films and telly, where zombies might actually be found.
Brooke Blevins, Karon LeCompte, Sunny Wells, and Neil Shanks's essay, "iCivics Curriculum and The C3 Framework: Seeking Best Practices in Civics Education" is concerned about the lack of "knowledgeable participants" in our current democracy and had they the inclination to include zombies in their text, they might have noted that Americans have become increasingly zombie-like in their civic knowledge.
Zombie Zity are a cool new range which sees an evil Mayor take over the Zity and turn all the Zitizens into Zombies