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felo–de–se

play
noun \ˌfe-lō-də-ˈsā, -ˈsē\

Definition of felo–de–se

plural fe·lo·nes–de–se play \fə-ˌlō-(ˌ)nēz-də-\ or felos–de–se play \ˌfe-lōz-də-\

  1. 1 :  a person who commits suicide or who dies from the effects of having committed an unlawful malicious act

  2. 2 :  an act of deliberate self-destruction :  suicide




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felo–de–se

play
noun \ˌfel-ōd-ə-ˈsā, -ˈsē\

Medical Definition of felo–de–se

plural fe·lo·nes–de–se \fə-ˌlō-(ˌ)nēz-də-\play or felos–de–se \ˌfel-ōz-də-\play

  1. 1:  one who commits suicide or who dies from the effects of having committed an unlawful malicious act

  2. 2:  an act of deliberate self-destruction :  suicide




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