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TO STAB. To make a wound with a pointed instrument; a stab differs from a cut, (q.v.) or a wound. (q.v.) Russ. & Ry. 356; Russ. on Cr. 597; Bac. Ab. Maihem, B.

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OXNARD - A 19-year-old Oxnard man was stabbed in the back during what appeared to be a gang-related attack inside a shopping mall Sunday, police said.
An undercover drugs detective was shot at three times and stabbed in the back with a sword.
Flier repeatedly tried to hammer home the point that his client was lying on his back with Aguirre bent over him, when the victim was allegedly stabbed in the back by Terteryan.