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Noun Concept
Categories: Massacres, Articles with short description, All Wikipedia articles written in American English, Killings by type, Mass murder
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mass murder  massacre  slaughter  butchery  carnage
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The savage and excessive killing of many people WordNet 3.0
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The savage and excessive killing of many people WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Mass murder is the act of murdering a number of people, typically simultaneously or over a relatively short period of time and in close geographic proximity. Wikipedia
A massacre is a killing, typically of multiple victims, considered morally unacceptable, especially when perpetrated by a group of political actors against defenseless victims. Wikipedia
An indiscriminate killing or slaughter Wikipedia Disambiguation
Act of murdering a large number of people Wikidata
Criminal Wikidata
Incident where some group is killed by another Wikidata
The act of killing a large number of people over a relatively short period of time. OmegaWiki
A ruthless killing of a great number of people. OmegaWiki
A person who kills a large number of people over a relatively short period of time. OmegaWiki
The killing of a large number of people over a short period of time. Wiktionary
Successive killing of many people. Wiktionary (translation)
The shooting of multiple people over a short period of time, particularly when there are many victims and/or the victims are chosen indiscriminately. Wiktionary
Shooting of multiple people. Wiktionary (translation)
The killing of a considerable number (usually limited to people) where little or no resistance can be made, with indiscriminate violence, without necessity, and contrary to civilized norms. Wiktionary
A massacre; the killing of a large number of people. Wiktionary
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St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre. Wiktionary
St. Valentine's Day Massacre. Wiktionary
Amritsar Massacre. Wiktionary