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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A person, especially a political or military leader, who is responsible for the deaths of many individuals.
  • n. A person who kills several or numerous victims in a single incident.
  • n. A serial killer.

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  • n. Someone who commits a mass murder.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person who is responsible for the deaths of many victims in a single incident

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