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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Killing by cutting off the head; Execution by cutting off the victim's head.

Usage examples (30)
  • CNN: Ukraine general arrested in decapitation case
  • I suppose the right will point out that decapitation is not on the list.
  • An Iraqi official called the decapitation an accident.
  • A so-called decapitation strike, aimed at taking out Saddam Hussein, in the hopes the regime will collapse. for more
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