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electrocute


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Electrocute  \E*lec"tro*cute`\,  v.  t.  [Electro-  +  cute  in 
  execute.] 
  To  execute  or  put  to  death  by  electricity.  -- 
  {E*lec`tro*cu"tion},  n. 
 
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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  electrocute 
  v  :  kill  by  electrocution  in  the  electric  chair  [syn:  {fry}] 




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