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English definition of “decapitate”


verb [T]     /dɪˈkæp.ɪ.teɪt/
to cut off the head of a person Death penaltiesMurder and attempted murderKilling decapitation     /dɪˌkæp.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/ noun [U] Death penaltiesMurder and attempted murderKilling
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