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slaughterous

[slaw-ter-uh s] /ˈslɔ tər əs/
adjective
1.
murderous; destructive.
Origin of slaughterous
1575-1585
First recorded in 1575-85; slaughter + -ous
Related forms
slaughterously, adverb
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