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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A great sacrifice.

Usage examples (31)
  • Noun : the hecatombs of modern wars
  • The downtown 'hecatomb' was millions over-budget and 8 months late; yet NYC architect wannabies had orgasms galore upon its opening.
  • It would be a perfect hecatomb in the antique manner.
  • Rogers -- would inevitably cost you a hecatomb of dinners. for more
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