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capital punishment

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  • noundeath penalty
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Synonyms for capital punishment

noun death penalty
  • death sentence
  • death warrant
  • execution
  • extreme penalty
  • judicial murder

More words related to capital punishment

death penalty

noun. execution of a condemned person
  • capital punishment
  • death sentence
  • death warrant
  • execution
  • judicial execution
  • judicial murder
  • legalized killing

execution

noun. killing
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