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Meaning of "feticide" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FETICIDE

feticide  [ˈfiːtɪˌsaɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FETICIDE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Feticide is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FETICIDE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Feticide

Note: Varies by jurisdiction ▪ Assassination ▪ Child murder ▪ Consensual homicide ▪ Contract killing ▪ Crime of passion ▪ Depraved-heart murder ▪ Double murder ▪ Execution-style killing ▪ Felony murder rule ▪ Feticide ▪ Honor killing ▪ Human sacrifice ▪ Child ▪ Lust murder ▪ Lynching ▪ Mass murder ▪ Misdemeanor murder ▪ Murder–suicide ▪ Proxy murder ▪ Pseudocommando ▪ Lonely hearts killer ▪ Serial killer ▪ Spree killer ▪ Internet homicide Manslaughter ▪ In English law ▪ Negligent homicide ▪ Vehicular homicide Non-criminal homicide Note: Varies by jurisdiction ▪ Euthanasia ▪ Assisted suicide ▪ Capital punishment ▪ Feticide ▪ Human sacrifice ▪ Justifiable homicide ▪ War By victim or victims ▪ Suicide Family ▪ Familicide ▪ Avunculicide ▪ Prolicide ▪ Filicide ▪ Infanticide ▪ Neonaticide ▪ Fratricide ▪ Mariticide ▪ Sororicide ▪ Uxoricide ▪...

Definition of feticide in the English dictionary

The definition of feticide in the dictionary is the destruction of a fetus in the uterus; aborticide.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FETICIDE


aborticide
əˈbɔːtɪˌsaɪd
antipesticide
ˌæntɪˈpestɪˌsaɪd
biopesticide
ˌbaɪəʊˈpɛstɪˌsaɪd
foeticide
ˈfiːtɪˌsaɪd
giganticide
dʒaɪˈɡæntɪˌsaɪd
homicide
ˈhɒmɪˌsaɪd
infanticide
ɪnˈfæntɪˌsaɪd
insecticide
ɪnˈsɛktɪˌsaɪd
liberticide
lɪˈbɜːtɪˌsaɪd
menticide
ˈmentɪˌsaɪd
miticide
ˈmɪtɪˌsaɪd
multicide
ˈmʌltɪˌsaɪd
neonaticide
ˌniːəʊˈneɪtɪˌsaɪd
parasiticide
ˌpærəˈsɪtɪˌsaɪd
pesticide
ˈpɛstɪˌsaɪd
raticide
ˈrætɪˌsaɪd
rodenticide
rəʊˈdɛntɪˌsaɪd
suicide
ˈsuːɪˌsaɪd
vaticide
ˈvætɪˌsaɪd
viticide
ˈvɪtɪˌsaɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FETICIDE

fetial
fetialis
fetich
fetich-like
fetichism
fetichist
fetichistic
fetichize
feticidal
fetid
fetidity
fetidly
fetidness
fetiparous
fetish
fetish-like
fetishisation
fetishise
fetishism
fetishist

WORDS THAT END LIKE FETICIDE

acaricide
algicide
assisted suicide
bactericide
culpable homicide
decide
deicide
filicide
fratricide
fungicide
germicide
herbicide
justifiable homicide
larvicide
matricide
negligent homicide
nematicide
patricide
regicide
silicide
spermicide

Synonyms and antonyms of feticide in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «feticide» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FETICIDE

Find out the translation of feticide to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of feticide from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «feticide» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

feticide
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

feticidio
570 millions of speakers

English

feticide
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

भ्रूण हत्या
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قتل الأجنة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

feticide
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

feticídio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভ্রূণহত্যা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

féticide
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Fetikide
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

feticide
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

堕胎
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

낙태
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Feticide
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

feticide
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கருக்கொலை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भ्रुण हत्या
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

foeticide
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

feticidio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

feticide
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

feticide
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

feticide
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

feticide
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

feticide
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

feticide
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

denne praksisen
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of feticide

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FETICIDE»

The term «feticide» is normally little used and occupies the 126.521 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FETICIDE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «feticide» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «feticide» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about feticide

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FETICIDE»

Discover the use of feticide in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to feticide and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Fetal Medicine: Basic Science and Clinical Practice
Selective feticide in monoamniotic twins Discordant anomalies complicating MA twin pregnancies carry increased risk to both twins. Selective reduction using either umbilical cord occlusion or fetoscopic vessel ablation with cord ligation are  ...
Charles H. Rodeck, Martin J. Whittle, 2009
2
Forsaken Females: The Global Brutalization of Women
(Hedge, 1999) This chapter examines the disproportionate killing of female fetuses (feticide) and infant girls (infanticide) that results in a significant gender imbalance in favor of males. These practices are not the only factors that account for ...
Andrea Parrot, Nina Cummings, 2006
3
New Scientist
The extent of the epidemic of female feticide is outlined in a report on Sex Determination Tests and Female Feticide in Greater Bombay presented this month to the Maharashtra state government. It is based on interviews by its author, Sanjeev ...
4
The London Medical and Physical Journal
Dissertation I. — On Feticide. %. II. On the Moral, Political, and Legal, relations of Feticide. HI^O treat in a comprehensive manner of the moral and political relations of feticide, would require such an extensive dissertation on the nature and ...
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SAQs, MCQs, EMQs and OSCEs for MRCOG Part 2, Second edition: ...
Discussing the procedure of feticide ○ Criticising the process itself on moral or religious grounds ○ Failure to debate but simply stating the indications for feticide ○ Advantages: reduces the risk of prematurity; complications of pregnancy; ...
Justin Konje, 2009
6
Homicide: A Bibliography, Second Edition
Victims in Feticide (Feticide) Homicide - Death of a fetus. (1982) The Criminal Law Reporter: Court Decisions, 32(6), 2116. (Feticide - Legality) Killer of unborn child can be prosecuted under murder statute. (1982) The Family Law Reporter: ...
Bal K. Jerath, Rajinder Jerath, 1993
7
Human Rights and the Third World: Issues and Discourses
What was previously female infanticide has now turned into female feticide because of the new-found technology in which the technologists and technicians take part in the job of elimination with no qualms of conscience or moral bargaining.
Subrata Sankar Bagchi, Arnab Das, 2012
8
Principles of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology
Unfortunately, in many cases of feticide, qualified doctors are involved.24, 25 The practice of sex-determination is widely prevalent in India and with increased availability of ultrasound machines; a corresponding decline in female birth rate ...
Rajesh Bardale, 2011
9
The Female Feticide
This book reflects the author s perceptions regarding the agony faced by the suffering women, their undervalued status, humiliation, the dangerous imbalance of sex ratio.
Jugal Kishore, 2012
10
Bereavement Care for Childbearing Women and Their Families: ...
recommendation that feticide (causing the death of a fetus) be carried out before the initiation of labour in terminations after 21 weeks and six days' gestation, to ensure that the fetus is not born alive. The recommended method of feticide is an  ...
Caroline Hollins Martin, Eleanor Forrest, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FETICIDE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term feticide is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Chicago man to stand trial next year in homicide of pregnant girlfriend
Isiah L. Barker, 31, will stand trial on charges of murder and feticide over two weeks starting April 4, 2016. Octavius Barlow, a friend of Barker, ... «nwitimes.com, Jul 15»
2
Tyrail Wynn arrested in shooting death of pregnant Georgia woman …
Tyrail Wynn, 25, of Carrollton, is charged with murder, feticide, aggravated assault, cruelty to children, burglary and possession of marijuana, ... «CBS News, Jul 15»
3
Watch: Meet the Indian twins breaking world mountaineering records
The sisters are now ambassadors of the Beti Bachao movement - an initiative by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to prevent female feticide in ... «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
4
Miscarriage of justice in El Salvador — and the US
In March, an Indiana woman named Purvi Patel was sentenced to 20 years in prison for child neglect and feticide after she showed up bleeding ... «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
5
#Selfiewithdaughter hashtag highlights gender inequality in India …
... gender equality and raise awareness on issues such as female feticide and infanticide that have plagued the Indian subcontinent for years. «CCTV-America, Jul 15»
6
You Can Probably Guess How White America's Elected Prosecutors …
... Patel deserved jail time for ending her pregnancy in Indiana earlier this year, making her the first American woman ever locked up for feticide. «Mic, Jul 15»
7
Yamunanagar doctor arrested for illegal SDTs
While intensifying its drive against female feticide, a team of Haryana health department raided a clinic at Shahabad in Kurukshetra district on ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
8
Arrest made in murder of pregnant Carrollton woman - Atlanta News …
Tyrail Wynn, 25, was arrested early Friday morning and has been charged with murder, aggravated assault, burglary, feticide and cruelty to ... «MyFox Atlanta, Jul 15»
9
Pro-abortion NGOs: Right to Abortion Above Girls' Right to Life
... the Fetus Nepal and concern was expressed about government sponsored posters which said 'feticide is a grave sin' and 'feticide is a crime'. «National Right to Life News, Jul 15»
10
White men make up 79% of elected prosecutors in US, study says
Paltrow cited the recent case of Purvi Patel, an Indiana woman who was sentenced to 20 years after being convicted of feticide for attempting to ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Feticide [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/feticide>. Aug 2020 ».
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