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homicide

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈhɒm.ɪ.saɪd/  us   /ˈhɑː.mə-/ US formal or specialized
(an act of) murder: He was convicted of homicide. The number of homicides in the city has risen sharply.
Translations of “homicide”
in Vietnamese tội giết người…
in Spanish homicidio…
in Thai ฆาตกรรม…
in Malaysian membunuh…
in French homicide…
in German der Totschlag…
in Chinese (Traditional) 謀殺(行為)…
in Indonesian pembunuhan…
in Russian убийство…
in Turkish cinayet, adam öldürme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谋杀(行为)…
in Polish zabójstwo…
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