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knock

(nok),
1. Colloquialism for a blow, especially a blow to the head.
2. A sound simulating that of a blow or rap.
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A girl in my son's class was knocked dead by a falling tree on a camping trip aged 10, my oldest daughter's best friend lost her mother to breast cancer within three months of diagnosis aged 14 and they have school peers who have died from asthma and cancer as well as battling with both.
September 25, 2013 (GULU) - Six South Sudanese nationals were on Tuesday briefly detained by Ugandan police after they stormed a police post on the Uganda side of the border at Olego demanding the release to them of a driver who they alleged had knocked dead a 12 year old girl in Nimule.
A minute later, Shaun Perry, Bristol's England scrum-half, put up a box kick which Bath deliberately knocked dead and from the resultant penalty Llewellyn struck.