Definitions

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  • adj. Featuring graphic depictions of violence, especially of an intensity or form considered excessive and socially damaging.

Etymologies

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kill + -o- + graphic, after the pattern of pornographic. Coined by the National Institute on Media and the Family in 2003.

Examples

  • My really big problem with this other than the fact that they're essentially putting out a list of movies that have been rated R for violence and saying "don't send your kids to these movies" is their coinage of the word "killographic".

    Killography

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