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Dictionary entry overview: What does electric chair mean?
• ELECTRIC CHAIR (noun)
The noun ELECTRIC CHAIR has 1 sense:
1. an instrument of execution by electrocution; resembles an ordinary seat for one person
Familiarity information: ELECTRIC CHAIR used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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An instrument of execution by electrocution; resembles an ordinary seat for one person
Nouns denoting man-made objects
the murderer was sentenced to die in the chair
Hypernyms ("electric chair" is a kind of...):
instrument of execution (an instrument designed and used to take the life of a condemned person)
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