Downed

  • (adj): Made to fall (as by striking or cutting or shooting or by illness or exhaustion).
    Example: "The downed oxen lay panting in the heat"; "a downed deer"
    Synonyms: felled

Some articles on downed:

Sergei Kramarenko - The German-Soviet War (1941-45) - Downed, Wounded, Captured and Rescued
... Kramarenko was captured almost immediately by German troops, and as he was unwilling to answer the questions of his SS interrogator he was to be executed ... Fortunately for Kramarenko the order was cancelled at the last minute by a Wehrmacht General, who ordered also that Kramarenko be sent to a German field hospital ...
Farm Sanctuary - Litigation
... petition in 1998 with the USDA claiming the consumption of downed animals created a serious risk of transmission of some progressive neurological diseases ... Veneman, claimed then-current USDA regulations on downed livestock violated the Federal Meat Inspection Act ... USDA itself as well as other government agencies have recognized that downed cattle are especially susceptible to BSE infection." On December 30, 2003, six days after the USDA ...
Stomp (strike) - Use in Combat Sports
... Championship allows stomps to be performed from the clinch, while it disallows stomping a downed opponent ... defunct as a promotion, PRIDE FC rules allowed competitors to stomp a downed opponent, either to the head or body ... essentially uses a combination of UFC and PRIDE rules does allow stomps on limbs and trunk of a downed opponent but not to the head ...
William Frederick James Harvey - Involvement in World War I
... His first air victory, a downed Pfalz D.III, was recorded 16 March 1918, followed by an Albatros D.V two days later ... George Thomas as his flight observer, downed two observation balloons and four German airplanes on 20 June he downed three enemy airplanes ...
Hurricane Katrina Tornado Outbreak - Confirmed Tornadoes - August 28
88.25°W / 30.783 -88.25 1 ... mile (1.6 km) A brief tornado touched down near Semmes and downed several trees and power lines. 1 mile (1.6 km) A brief tornado touched down near Fort Morgan and downed several trees and power lines ... tornado, which formed as a waterspout over Mobile Bay, moved onshore near Alabama Port and downed several trees and power lines ...

Famous quotes containing the word downed:

    “If my head hurt a hair’s foot
    Pack back the downed bone. If the unpricked ball of my breath
    Bump on a spout let the bubbles jump out....”
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)