slaughter

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indiscriminate slaughter battue , bloodbath , bloodletting , bloodshed
slaughter an animal for market butcher
mass slaughter carnage
10th day of Dhu'l-Hijja; all Muslims attend a service in the mosques and those who are not pilgrims perform a ritual slaughter of a sheep (commemorating God's ransom of Abraham's son from sacrifice) and give at least a third of the meat to charity Feast of Sacrifice , Id al-Adha
sacrifice or slaughter, large-scale hecatomb
wWII mass slaughter of Jews by Nazis Holocaust
December 28, commemorating Herod's slaughter of the children of Bethlehem Holy Innocents' Day , Innocents' Day
someone who buys up old horses for slaughter knacker
ax used to slaughter cattle; has a hammer opposite the blade poleax , poleaxe
plundering of a place by an army or mob; usually involves destruction and slaughter sack
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