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This photo by Jake Barnum of bugwood.org, shows a queen ant's head and thorax after shedding her wings.
A beautiful sight marred by sliced thoraxes, blazing bullets and spurting gore.
The cartilage, especially around the thorax, begins to disappear.
Authorities in Tachira said the second man killed was Luis Alviarez, 18, who died from a bullet wound in the thorax.
Rawls suffered gunshot wounds to her head, upper arm and thorax area during the shooting.
French media reported the exploding container hit her thorax, causing cardiac arrest.
The leather seats were charcoal colored, with perforated gray piping on the seat and thorax bolsters, and perforated inserts.
Ms. Alaoui was shot in the leg and thorax while parked outside the cafe, Amnesty International said in a statement.
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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