Kill may refer to any of the following:
1. Kill is a command used with Linux and Unix variants, as well as various network equipment to stop a process or disconnect a client. For example, on a Linux server the admin may need to kill a process that is consuming too much memory.
Microsoft Windows users can kill a task using the tskill command.
2. In general, kill is a term used to describe a process of deleting or removing data from a computer.