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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fratricide  \Frat"ri*cide\,  n.  [L.  fratricidium  a  brother's 
  murder,  fr  fratricida  a  brother's  murderer;  frater,  fratris 
  brother  +  caedere  to  kill:  cf  F.  fratricide.] 
  1.  The  act  of  one  who  murders  or  kills  his  own  brother. 
 
  2.  [L.  fratricida:  cf  F.  fratricide.]  One  who  murders  or 
  kills  his  own  brother. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fratricide 
  n  1:  a  person  who  murders  their  brother  or  sister 
  2:  the  act  of  murdering  your  own  brother  or  sister 




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