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For other uses of "Killers", see Killers (disambiguation).

A killer is someone or something that kills, such as a murderer or a contract killer.

Killer may also refer to:

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  • Killer (nickname), a list of people known as "Killer" or "The Killer"
  • Bob Konovsky (1934–1982), American National Football League player and professional wrestler known as "Killer Konovsky"
  • Killer Kowalski (1926–2008), ring name of Polish-Canadian professional wrestler Władek Kowalski
  • Daniel Killer (born 1949), former Argentine footballer
  • Tobias Killer (born 1993), German footballer


  • Killer, Germany, a village in the town of Burladingen, in the Killertal valley
  • Killer (philately), a term for a heavy stamp cancellation mark
  • Killer (computer), an AT&T public-access UNIX machine involved in Operation Sundevil
  • Killer application or killer app, a computer program that is so necessary or desirable that it proves the core value of some larger technology
  • Killer NIC, a network interface card manufactured by Bigfoot Networks
  • Killer yeast, a yeast, such as Saccharomyces cerevisiae, which is able to secrete one of a number of toxic proteins which are lethal to receptive cells
  • TNFRSF10B, a tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily, member 10b, a human gene

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