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Slaughter

Slaugh´ter
n.1.The act of killing.
On war and mutual slaughter bent.
- Milton.
2.The act of killing cattle or other beasts for market.
v. t.1.To visit with great destruction of life; to kill; to slay in battle.
[imp. & p. p. Slaughtered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Slaughtering.]
Your castle is surprised; your wife and babes
Savagely slaughtered.
- Shak.
2.To butcher; to kill for the market, as beasts.
Noun1.slaughter - the killing of animals (as for food)
2.slaughter - a sound defeat
3.Slaughterslaughter - the savage and excessive killing of many people
Verb1.slaughter - kill (animals) usually for food consumption; "They slaughtered their only goat to survive the winter"
Synonyms: butcher
2.slaughter - kill a large number of people indiscriminately; "The Hutus massacred the Tutsis in Rwanda"
Synonyms: massacre, mow down
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Browse
slate-colored junco
Slate-gray
Slater
slatey
slather
Slating
Slatt
Slatter
Slattern
Slatternliness
Slatternly
Slatterpouch
Slatting
Slaty
Slaty cleavage
Slaty gneiss
-- Slaughter --
Slaughterer
Slaughterhouse
Slaughterman
Slaughterous
Slav
Slave
slave ant
Slave catcher
Slave coast
slave dealer
slave driver
Slave hunt
slave market
slave owner
slave ship
slave state
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