Trucidation

Tru`ci`da´tion


n.1.The act of killing.
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Arendt was not writing about genocide, nor is loneliness, even in Arendt's sense, an adequate concept for thinking about the victims of genocide; but it is clear how effective her statement is as a description of those abandoned to trucidation by a state or other authority that denies its victims human status.