işkence

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish اشكنجه (işkence), from Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (şikence, press), [script needed] (işkenci, pain, trouble), from Persian شکنجه (šekanje, torment; torture), اشکنجه (eškanje).

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Noun[edit]

işkence (definite accusative işkenceyi, plural işkenceler)

  1. torture
  2. (woodworking) An equipment to squeeze two parts of wood together.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “Kanca Marangoz İşkencesi / Standart Model - Ağaç Saplı 200 cm.”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1] (in Turkish), e-hırdavat.com, accessed 2012-12-01