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lapidation (plural lapidations)
- (law) The practice of or an act of stoning, sometimes to the point of death, as punishment
2007 Mar 6, “International Women’s Day, another day of repression for women”, 亚州新闻:
- The five women on trial were almost all activists for the full repeal (not just a moratorium) of lapidation, ie stoning, from Iran’s law books.
act of stoning, sometimes to the point of death
lapidation f (plural lapidations)