multicide


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multicide

(ˈmʌltɪˌsaɪd)
n
(Law) the murder of many people
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That great Family Man, Charles Manson (1969) and the Texas multicide, Henry Lee Lucas (1983), also endured similar significant injuries in their early days.
Lane, is a concise, well put together and clearly exhibited synoptical review of the physical and psychological mechanics of multicide.
They discuss what serial murder is, mass murder and spree murder as two types of multicides, theories of serial murder, and problems and solutions in serial murder investigations.