necation


necation
A putting to death; a killing.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Necation — (v. lat.), Tödtung; Necatio hypercinetĭca, Tödtung durch Überreizungen; N. privatīva, [762] Tödtung durch Entbehrungen (Entziehung von Luft, Nahrung etc.) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • necation — The act of killing …   Black's law dictionary

  • necation — The act of killing …   Black's law dictionary

  • necation — † neˈcation Obs. rare 0. [ad. L. *necātiōnem, f. necāre to kill.] ‘A killing’ (Bailey 1721) …   Useful english dictionary


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