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- v. To kill off; to destroy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To kill off; to destroy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To wear out; exhaust; kill off.
Latin enecatus, past participle of enecare; e out, utterly + necare to kill. (Wiktionary)