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foeticide

[ fee-ti-sahyd ]
/ ˈfi tɪˌsaɪd /
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noun Chiefly British.
a variant of feticide.
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How to use foeticide in a sentence

  • Aristotle vindicated the awful crimes of foeticide and infanticide.

British Dictionary definitions for foeticide

foeticide
/ (ˈfiːtɪˌsaɪd) /

noun
a variant spelling of feticide

Derived forms of foeticide

foeticidal, adjective
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