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electrocution

noun capital punishment, condemmation by death, conviction of death sentence, death penalty, death sentence, death warrant, execution, first deeree murder with death sentence, give the chair, judgment of death, put to death, ultimate sentence
Associated concepts: death by legal injection, gas chamber
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Two other men were electrocuted in Khyber Chowk and Afridi Chowk in Itehad town.
Harris was electrocuted while trying to steal wire, which is also what caused the fire.
But he touched a live high voltage cable which electrocuted him, and fell 20ft suffering multiple broken bones, an inquest in Ruthin heard yesterday.
But on June 3 he had been working at an 80-year-old woman's house in Low Fell, Gateshead, when he was electrocuted.
of him being electrocuted by touching an uncovered electric wire while singing
Summary: A 26-year-old Arab national got electrocuted while bathing in his apartment in Dibba Fujairah on Monday.
A BRITISH tourist has been killed in Thailand when he was electrocuted as he took a bottle of water from a fridge.
POLICE want to trace this man who brought a metal thief suspect who suffered 60 per cent burns - consistent with being electrocuted - to City Hospital.
A PROMISING young footballer died after being electrocuted on a Merseyside railway line.
Saade was directing a music video for the debut solo album of Lebanese singer Maya Diab when he was electrocuted.
A MAN has died after being electrocuted while working on a contract in London.
A MAN was seriously injured when he was electrocuted at a train station.