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  • violence — I noun assault, attack, brutality, clash, convulsion, disorder, eruption, explosion, ferocity, force, fracas, furiousness, fury, inclemency, manus, onslaught, outburst, rage, rampage, ruthlessness, savagery, severity, unlawful force, vehemence,… …   Law dictionary

  • Violence in the Israeli–Palestinian conflict 2007 — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Israeli Palestinian conflict 2007 caption= partof=al Aqsa Intifada date= place=Israel, Gaza Strip, West Bank casus= combatant1=flagcountry|Israel Defense Forces (Israeli Security Forces) combatant2= Islamic… …   Wikipedia

  • Violence — For other uses, see Violence (disambiguation). U.N. rates of physical violence resulting in death, per 100,000 inhabitants by country in 2002.[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Violence Jack — Infobox animanga/Header name = Violence Jack caption = Cover ja name = バイオレンスジャック ja name trans = Baiorensu Jakku genre = HorrorInfobox animanga/Manga title = author = Go Nagai publisher = Kodansha publisher other = flagicon|Japan Chuokoron… …   Wikipedia

  • Violence in ice hockey — This article is about uniformly illegal violent acts in ice hockey. For condoned fighting, see Fighting in ice hockey. Linesmen attempt to break up a fight around the Tampa Bay goal during the first ice hockey playoff game between the Ottawa… …   Wikipedia

  • Violence against Indians in Australia controversy — Indian students protesting on 31 May 2009, in Melbourne, blocking Swanston and Flinders Streets During 2009, the media of Australia, mostly in Melbourne, and India publicised reports of crimes and robberies against Indians …   Wikipedia

  • Violence in the Israeli–Palestinian conflict 2004 — This page is a partial listing of incidents of violence in the Israeli Palestinian conflict in 2004. * IDT = Israeli (civilians/soldiers) killed by Palestinians; cumulative * PDT = Palestinians (unarmed/armed) killed by Israelis; cumulative.… …   Wikipedia

  • Violence against academics in post-invasion Iraq — Since the 2003 invasion of Iraq, Iraqi academics have frequently been threatened with violence, kidnapped, or murdered. Although it is impossible to determine the exact scale of the violence and intimidation, the Iraqi Ministry of Higher… …   Wikipedia

  • attempt — {{11}}attempt (n.) 1530s, from ATTEMPT (Cf. attempt) (v.). Meaning effort to accomplish something by violence is from 1580s, especially as an assault on someone s life. {{12}}attempt (v.) late 14c., from O.Fr. attempter (14c.), earlier atenter to …   Etymology dictionary

  • Union violence — When Union violence has occurred, it has frequently been in the context of industrial unrest.[1] Union violence is generally a defensive measure carried out against guards or strikebreakers during attempts to undercut strikes.[1] Violence has… …   Wikipedia

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