aberemurder

aberemurder
noun assassination, carnage, dealing death, decimation, destruction of life, elimination, extermination, extinction, homicide, killing, killing with malice aforethought, liquidation, massacre, slaughter, slaying, taking of life, unlawful homicide

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • aberemurder — /abarmardar/ (From Sax. abere, apparent, notorious; and mord, murder.) Plain or downright murder, as distinguished from the less heinous crime of manslaughter, or chance medley …   Black's law dictionary

  • aberemurder — /abarmardar/ (From Sax. abere, apparent, notorious; and mord, murder.) Plain or downright murder, as distinguished from the less heinous crime of manslaughter, or chance medley …   Black's law dictionary

  • homicide — ho·mi·cide / hä mə ˌsīd, hō / n [Latin homicidium, from homo human being + caedere to cut, kill] 1: a person who kills another 2: the killing of one human being by another compare manslaughter, murder …   Law dictionary

  • liquidation — index aberemurder, assassination, cancellation, composition (agreement in bankruptcy), discharge (payment), dispatch (act of putting to death) …   Law dictionary

  • assassination — I noun annihilation, caedes, destruction, dispatching, execution, homicide, killing, liquidation, murder, murder by stealth, slaying, treacherous killing, unlawful homicide associated concepts: aestimatio capitis, conspiracy, murder, political… …   Law dictionary

  • carnage — index aberemurder, havoc, homicide Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • dealing death — index aberemurder, capital punishment Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • decimation — index aberemurder, catastrophe, destruction, killing Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • destruction of life — index aberemurder, homicide, murder Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • elimination — I noun abatement, abolition, annihilation, cancellation, curtailment, depletion, destruction, discardment, discharge, disposal, disposition, disqualification, dissolution, ejection, emptying, end, eradication, evulsion, exclusion, excretion,… …   Law dictionary

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