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Synonyms for garrote

an instrument of execution for execution by strangulation

strangle with an iron collar

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Contrary to popular belief, the garrote does not kill slowly by strangulation.
Put the hard threshold function curve as the asymptote, and it is reaching the hard threshold results more than Garrote threshold function.
Se presentaron diferencias estadisticamente significativas en el rendimiento de la operacion; los valores mas altos se obtuvieron con el sistema de garrote y mecanizado, que superaron al de marimba en tres veces la cantidad de material procesado en una hora.
and charged him with illegal possession of a prescription drug, illegal possession of a steel garrote, wearing body armor in the commission of a felony, and possession of a handgun without a license.
He was to tell how Chanal, trained to kill swiftly and silently, had fashioned a length of cord into a makeshift garrote.
The drama came when a convicted robber used wire from stereo headphones in an attempt to garrote Peter Sutcliffe.
When a barber or masseur expertly takes your head to give it a stress-relieving twist, the audible crack of the neck should remind us of that split-second when the garrote broke the necks of Fathers Gomez, Burgos and Zamora at a public execution in Bagumbayan in February 1872.
Under Ability Consolidation and Refinement, Assassin's Resolve now increases damage by 15%, Deadly Throw has no minimum range anymore and Garrote now ticks every 2 seconds.
Stone, 53, stormed Stormont in 2006, armed with explosives, a garrote and a number of knives.
DAMNIFIJADO: O limosnero con garrote, casi llama Calderon a Granier.
Two handguns, a garrote, brass knuckles and body armor were confiscated, according to state police spokeswoman Sgt.
La aprobacion del muro fronterizo representa un duro garrote para Mexico y sus aspiraciones de mejorar el statu quo migratorio con Estados Unidos.
But it's only a matter of time before authorities slip the gator garrote around his scaly neck and end the oddly sweet saga of survival that has riveted the world.
On the left side of the monument you will find: a small enclosed area that marks the spot where Rizal was shot dead, and a squat whitewashed obelisk that marks the spot where three Filipino secular priestsJose Burgos, Mariano Gomez and Jacinto Zamorawere executed by garrote.
A guitar-string garrote, a bag of nails and 52 blades were found in searches at Frankland jail, Co Durham.