Definition of 'infanticide'
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Cultural Anthropology (1995) Cultural Anthropology (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Positive Parent Power (1991) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Cultural Anthropology (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It also should be remembered that direct and indirect infanticide were commonly practiced in Europe in previous centuries.Cultural Anthropology (1995)
An important source of motivation for indirect infanticide is the belief that after babies and infants die, they become angels.Cultural Anthropology (1995)
In these societies, at least, female infanticide was more common than male infanticide.Cultural Anthropology (1995)
The abortion or infanticide of girls has left at least 30m Chinese young men without a future partner.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Perhaps the most shocking example of a father's lack of affection in ancient Rome was the practice of infanticide.Christianity Today (2000)
When this happens you have few choices: have the child adopted, commit infanticide or get on with it.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Definition of infanticide from the Collins English Dictionary