episcopicide

killing of bishops

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Episcopicide — E*pis co*pi*cide, n. [L. episcopus bishop + caedere to kill.] The killing of a bishop. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • episcopicide — noun the killing of a bishop …   Wiktionary

  • episcopicide — The act of killing a bishop …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • episcopicide — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Killing and Killers — Anyone who has looked at the news lately knows that the human species seems to have an inordinate propensity for killing things. Similarly, anyone looking at this list of 85 terms relating to killing will quickly realize that humans also have an… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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