dominicide
dominicide do*min"i*cide, n. [L. dominus master + caedere to cut down, kill.] 1. The act of killing a master. [1913 Webster]

2. One who kills his master. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • dominicide — /daminasayd/ The act of killing one s lord or master …   Black's law dictionary

  • dominicide — /daminasayd/ The act of killing one s lord or master …   Black's law dictionary

  • dominicide — The killing of his master by a servant, slave or vassal …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • dominicide — …   Useful english dictionary

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