harakiri

[ hahr-uh-keer-ee, har-uh-, har-ee- ]SEE DEFINITION OF harakiri

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The result was not harakiri, but the offending noble was consigned to the care of his brother.

I have here used the expression "harakiri," because so commonly understood among English—speaking readers.