Medical Dictionary

matricide

noun ma·tri·cide \ˈma-trə-ˌsīd, ˈmā-\

Medical Definition of MATRICIDE

1
:  murder of a mother by her son or daughter
2
:  one that murders his or her mother

Browse

May 27, 2015
riot act Hear it
a vigorous reprimand or warning
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears