Angels of Death


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A popular term for physicians or other health care workers who (unofficially) practice extralegal assisted suicide and euthanasia
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The angels of death come to her door in the guise of two quite ordinary men, and she is taken on the dream journey from which there is no return.
when Farrakhan had Qaddafi speak via satellite and brought some of the El Rukns up on the stage and said these are my 'angels of death.'"
On the other hand, mycologists generally agree that the most poisonous mushrooms are a few species of Amanita, called Angels of Death or Death Cap.