Definition of 'mercy killing'
Example sentences containing 'mercy killing'
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I believe Oliver when he suggests that it was a kind of mercy killing, which in fact we now know wasn't a killing at all. WIDOW'S END (1993)To get her to accept mercy killing in principle was nine-tenths of the argument won. COMPULSION (1993)I can imagine him causing her death deliberately if she were in terrible pain--a so-called mercy killing. WIDOW'S END (1993)
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