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assisted suicide

Definitions

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

  • n. Suicide accomplished with the aid of another person, especially a physician.

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  • n. Suicide with the help of another person; especially suicide of a terminally ill person with the help of a physician; euthanasia.

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

  • n. suicide of a terminally ill person that involves an assistant who serves to make dying as painless and dignified as possible

Etymologies

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Examples

  • It was something of an assisted suicide because AQI had forced on the Sunni population Taliban-style strictures, which had alienated its natural allies.

    The Longest War

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