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  Definition of Crucifixion
  1. the infliction of extremely painful punishment or suffering
  2. the act of executing by a method widespread in the ancient world; the victim''s hands and feet are bound or nailed to a cross
  3. the death of Jesus on the cross
Similar Words: excruciation, Crucifixion

 

Derivational Morphology: torture, excruciate, torment, rag, bedevil, crucify, dun, frustrate

 

 
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