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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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He continued: 'they connected electricity to the power pump and called someone in the house to switch on the power because the main switch is in the house, and upon switching on, the two men got electrocuted and died.
He said that once their friend was electrocuted, they absconded instantly.
KILLER PHONE -- This cell phone and charger electrocuted 14-year-old Judy Ann M.
Thursday evidently was not a good day for electricity - aside from the 82-year-old victim, a 20-year-old youth also got electrocuted on Thursday evening at a market selling the four species used on Sukkot in Bnei Brak, on Harav Shach Street.
Most of the victims died when panic-struck women and children attempting to escape were electrocuted by the door, the only exit in the 900 square metre high-walled yard.
circulating rumors that he was electrocuted during filming the scenes of his
Summary: A 26-year-old Arab national got electrocuted while bathing in his apartment in Dibba Fujairah on Monday.
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.
A 30-year-old man was electrocuted in Muhammadi locality, in the Sher Shah police precincts.
A 12- YEAROLD boy was electrocuted in Krishna Nagar, east Delhi, on Sunday morning while playing with his friends in the nearby Rajiv Gandhi mini stadium.
London-based Palestinian sources told AL HAYAT that UAE authorities kept the slaying of the Hamas official under wraps since that date until Thursday when his body arrived in Damascus following reports that he was electrocuted then strangled to death.