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tr.v. e·lec·tro·cut·ed, e·lec·tro·cut·ing, e·lec·tro·cutes
1. To kill with electricity: a worker who was electrocuted by a high-tension wire.
2. To execute (a person sentenced to death) by means of electricity.
e·lec′tro·cu′tion (-kyo͞o′shən) n.
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|Noun||1.||electrocution - execution by electricity|
|2.||electrocution - killing by electric shock|
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electrocution[ɪˌlektrəʊˈkjʊːʃən] N → electrocución f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
electrocution[ɪˌlɛktrəˈkjuːʃən] n [criminal] → électrocution f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
electrocution[ɪˌlɛktrəˈkjuːʃ/ən] n (electric shock) → folgorazione f (Am) (execution) → elettroesecuzione f, elettrocuzione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
electrocutionn electrocución f
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.