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decapitation

di ka pi tay shuhn

  • n  execution by cutting off the victim's head
  • n  killing by cutting off the head

  • For him, the decapitation of the mosque in Samarra was an omen of doom.
  • Major themes of the precode horror comics are decapitation, or dismemberment, or disfigurement of some kind, such as destruction of the face by acid, or the poking out of eyes.
  • Ever since 1789 when Joseph-Ignace Guillotin advocated swift and painless decapitation as a way to put people to death, the guillotine, designed by others, has served as a .
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  • Game of Drones: Where UAVs meet paintball
    (Credit: Video screenshot by Michelle Starr/CNET Australia) Mucking around with monarchical politics and swords is all well and good, but a remote-controlled toy drone involves around 98 percent less decapitation and at least 54 percent more fun. At least we assume that's part of the reasoning behind Game of Drones , a collective of artists, inventors, robot builders, video producers, and ...
    June 12, 2013 - CNET

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