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Synonyms for capital punishment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. execution, executing, capital punishment, death penalty(noun)

    putting a condemned person to death

    slaying, performance, carrying into action, death penalty, execution, implementation, instruction execution, capital punishment, execution of instrument, executing, carrying out, murder, writ of execution

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. capital punishment

    punishment or penalty of death

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. capital punishment

    Punishment by death for a crime

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