- execution by cutting off the victim`s head 2. [n] - killing by cutting off the head
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[ Late Latin decapitatio
: confer French décapitation
.] The act of beheading; beheading.
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Removal of a head. ... See: decapitate. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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killing by cutting off the head
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(de-kap″ĭ-ta´shәn) removal of the head, as of an animal, fetus, or bone.
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• (n.) The act of beheading; beheading.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: dē-kap′i-tā′shŭn Definitions: 1. Removal of a head. See: decapitate
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Decapitation (from Latin, caput, capitis, meaning head) is the separation of the head from the body. Beheading typically refers to the act of intentional decapitation, e.g., as a means of murder or execution; it may be accomplished, for example, with an axe, sword, knife, wire, or by other more sophisticated means such as a guillotine. Ritualistic
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- execution by cutting off the victim's head
- killing by cutting off the head
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