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Noun Concept
Categories: Use dmy dates from November 2016, All articles that may contain original research, Human positions, Execution methods, Use British English from November 2016
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hanging  execution by hanging  death by hanging  hanged  hanged by the neck until dead
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A form of capital punishment; victim is suspended by the neck from a gallows or gibbet until dead WordNet 3.0
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Hanging is the suspension of a person by a noose or ligature around the neck. Wikipedia
Death by suspension of a person by a noose or ligature around the neck Wikidata
A death sentence that is to be executed by hanging. OmegaWiki
A form of execution or suicide where one is suspended in air from a noose and, thus, suffocated. OmegaWiki
A sometimes public event at which a person is hanged. Wiktionary
Public event at which a person is hanged. Wiktionary (translation)
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In those days the hanging of criminals was a public entertainment WordNet 3.0
The hanging of the bandits was attended by the whole village. Wiktionary