Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of torturing; torment; excruciation.
  • noun The state of being cruciate or cruciform; decussation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete The act of torturing; torture; torment.

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  • noun obsolete torture; torment

Etymologies

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Latin cruciatio.

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