Simple Definition of patricide
: the act of murdering your own father
Full Definition of patricide
1 [Latin patricida, from patr- + -cida -cide] : one who murders his or her own father
2 [Late Latin patricidium, from Latin patr- + -cidium -cide] : the murder of one's own father
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Medical Definition of patricide
: murder of a father by his son or daughter
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