femicide


femicide
killing of a woman

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • femicide — /fem euh suyd /, n. 1. the act of killing a woman. 2. a person who kills a woman. [1820 30; FEME + I + CIDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • femicide — noun the killing of women …   Wiktionary

  • femicide — n. murder of a woman; one who murders a woman …   English contemporary dictionary

  • femicide —   n. killing or killer of woman …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • femicide — /femasayd/ The killing of a woman. One who kills a woman …   Black's law dictionary

  • femicide — /femasayd/ The killing of a woman. One who kills a woman …   Black's law dictionary

  • femicide — The killing of a woman …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • femicide — /fem euh suyd /, n. 1. the act of killing a woman. 2. a person who kills a woman. [1820 30; FEME + I + CIDE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gendercide — is a neologism that refers to the systematic killing of members of a specific sex, either males or females. [Coined by Mary Anne Warren in her 1985 book Gendercide: The Implications of Sex Selection [http://www.gendercide.org/what is… …   Wikipedia

  • Feminizid — Femizid ist ein Begriff des Feminismus für die Tötung von Frauen, vor allem durch Männer. Femizid wird auch für die staatliche Duldung und Förderung dieses Verbrechens benutzt, wie es etwa in China, Indien und Guatemala geschieht. In neutralen,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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