adjective Date: 1725 of, relating to, or tending toward homicide • homicidally adverb

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  • homicidal — [häm΄ə sīd′ l, hō΄məsīd′ l; häm′ə sīd΄ l, hō′məsīd΄ l] adj. 1. of, having the nature of, or characterized by homicide 2. having a tendency to homicide; murderous homicidally adv …   English World dictionary

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  • homicidal — adjective Of or pertaining to homicide, and particularly to one who commits such a crime as with a homicidal maniac …   Wiktionary

  • homicidal — adj. Homicidal is used with these nouns: ↑maniac, ↑rage, ↑tendency …   Collocations dictionary

  • homicidal — hom|i|cid|al [ˌhɔmıˈsaıdl US ˌha: ] adj likely to murder someone ▪ a homicidal maniac …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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