Meaning of “matricide” in the English Dictionary

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"matricide" in British English

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matricidenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmæt.rɪ.saɪd/ /ˈmeɪ.trɪ.saɪd/ us /ˈmæt.rə.saɪd/ /ˈmeɪ.trə.saɪd/

a crime in which a person kills their mother

(Definition of “matricide” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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