murder

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murder of a public figure by surprise attack assassination
United States anarchist (born in Italy) who with Nicola Sacco was convicted of murder and in spite of world-wide protest was executed (1888-1927) Bartolomeo Vanzetti , Vanzetti
feud in which members of the opposing parties murder each other blood feud , vendetta
money for or associated with a murder blood money
state of being guilty of bloodshed and murder bloodguilt
shedding of blood resulting in murder bloodshed , gore
murder carried out on agreement with a hired killer contract killing
king of Persia who was defeated by Alexander the Great; his murder effectively ended the Persian Empire (died in 330 BC) Darius III
clandestine military or paramilitary team who murder political dissidents or petty criminals (usually with the government's tacit approval) death squad
murder, lack of ability to achieve state of mind necessary for diminished responsibility
offensive conducted by secret police or the military of a regime against revolutionary and terrorist insurgents and marked by the use of kidnapping and torture and murder with civilians often being the victims dirty war
discharge from the armed forces for a grave offense (as sabotage or espionage or cowardice or murder) dishonorable discharge
murder of a competitor elimination , liquidation
serious crime (such as murder or arson) felony
crime like murder, rape, burglary felony
crimes such as murder, rape, arson, burglary felony
fetus murder feticide
murder of your own son or daughter filicide
child murder by parent filicide
murder of your sibling fratricide
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