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GENOCIDE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does genocide mean? 

GENOCIDE (noun)
  The noun GENOCIDE has 1 sense:

1. systematic killing of a racial or cultural group

  Familiarity information: GENOCIDE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GENOCIDE (noun)


Sense 1genocide [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Systematic killing of a racial or cultural group

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

genocide; race murder; racial extermination

Hypernyms ("genocide" is a kind of...):

kill; killing; putting to death (the act of terminating a life)

Instance hyponyms:

final solution; Holocaust (the Nazi program of exterminating Jews under Hitler)


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