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fratricide

frat·ri·cide

fratricide

 
pronunciation:
frae tr saId
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the killing of a brother by his sibling.
definition 2: the one who commits such an act.
derivation: fratricidal (adj.)
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The word fratricide contains the following parts:
frater Latin root that means brother
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