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Drug slang A regional term for crack cocaine
Vox populi A fictional element from the Superman saga which is one of the few things that weakens the Man of Steel. Prolonged exposure to Kryptonite is capable of killing Superman.
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Crolla said: "Everyone has their kryptonite, no man is invincible, they only exist in the movies."
La partie inferieure est completee d'un insert reprenant les 3 traits Peugeot Sport Engineered, et les surpiqures alternent le Kryptonite et le Noir Onyx.
But Crolla said: "Everyone has their Kryptonite, no man is invincible - that only exists in the movies.
The patient had prior coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) 6 years priorly, at which time the median sternotomy was closed with wire cerclage augmented with "Kryptonite" bone cement.
And if that weren't enough, Superman also has to contend with paranoid billionaire Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg), who is trying to obtain Kryptonite, the only thing on Earth that can kill him.
For South Shields' Haque, who won the Made4TheCage bantamweight strap last year, he is eager to put right wrongs from his last fight - a defeat - where he said he felt like he was hit with Superman's weakness kryptonite in the build-up.
We're not talking Teflon, we're talking Kryptonite.
Despite McGregor being odds-on for victory, wrestler Mendes could be an even tougher opponent than Aldo, as wrestlers are often kryptonite to a stand-up striker such as McGregor.
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Like kryptonite to Superman, some activities are poison to the head honcho at any business.
No, it's Superman - or should we say Supermen - pulled over after a Kryptonite out near Shirley on suspicion of driving with no insurance.