water torture

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water torture
any of various forms of torture using water, esp one in which water drips or is slowly poured onto the victim's forehead

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Main Entry:  water torture
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of physical torture involving the incessant dripping of water on the forehead of an immobilized victim
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