Origin of euthanasia
OTHER WORDS FROM euthanasiaeu·tha·na·si·ast [yoo-thuh-ney-zee-ast], /ˌyu θəˈneɪ ziˌæst/, nouneu·tha·na·sic [yoo-thuh-ney-zik], /ˌyu θəˈneɪ zɪk/, adjectivepro·eu·tha·na·sia, adjective
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Instead of increasing the penalty, it moved to decriminalize euthanasia — becoming the only country to do so on the basis of constitutional arguments, Díaz said.
In Peru this year, Lima’s superior court ruled that a woman with polymyositis should be permitted to die by euthanasia when she decides she is ready.
On Sunday, Sepúlveda, who considers herself a devout Catholic, plans to become the first person in Colombia without a terminal prognosis to die by legally authorized euthanasia.
She told the outlet that she didn’t consent to the euthanasia.A Chinese city cited Covid-zero policy to justify euthanizing three Covid-positive cats|Jane Li|September 29, 2021|Quartz
It can be expensive One drawback is that at-home euthanasia costs more.How at-home euthanasia can provide comfort to pets and owners|Kathryn Streeter|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
In its own press release, the clinic says: “The figures over 2013 show a strong growth of euthanasia in these groups.”
Just a few weeks ago, Belgium broadened its existing law to include the possibility of euthanasia for children of all ages.
Last year 749 people came to the Life-Ending Clinic with a euthanasia request, of which 133 were granted.
Particularly disturbing, however, is that the reasoning behind this cult of euthanasia is thoroughly sound.
They define "no-kill" as a euthanasia rate of not more than 10 per cent.
The sequel was in the same taste and style, and ended with the euthanasia of all similar representations, a hearty dinner.Account of a Tour in Normandy, Vol. I. (of 2)|Dawson Turner
Obviously the cure is the elimination of that sixth woman, preferably by euthanasia.'Oh, Well, You Know How Women Are!' AND 'Isn't That Just Like a Man!'|Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
It was here that one enthusiast achieved a fisherman's euthanasia, for he dropped dead suddenly in the very act of playing a fish.Connaught|Stephen Lucius Gwynn
The Euthanasia Company had rarely been called by a client in a greater hurry.Tales of Space and Time|Herbert George Wells
To the mind of the orthodox Hindu there is no such thing as euthanasia, and it is impious to attempt to bring it about.Beast and Man in India|John Lockwood Kipling
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Painlessly putting someone to death — usually someone with an incurable and painful disease; mercy killing.