vulpicide


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vulpicide

(ˈvʌlpɪˌsaɪd)
n
(Hunting) a person who kills a fox or the action of killing a fox without the use of hounds

vulpicide

1. the killing of a fox by methods other than by hunting it with hounds.
2. the killer of a fox.
See also: Animals
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90) Even setting traps or using poison on one's own land for the purpose of protecting one's own animals was beyond the pale: it was called vulpicide, and not always in jest.