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stone

verb [T]
 
 
/stəʊn/
to kill or hurt someone by throwing stones (= small rocks) at them, usually as a punishment: [often passive] Two men were stoned to death by the crowd.ThrowingDeath penaltiesPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingPunishing and punishments
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