carnificial

adjective
car·​ni·​fi·​cial | \ ¦kärnə¦fishəl \

Definition of carnificial

: of or relating to an executioner or a butcher a carnificial knife

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History and Etymology for carnificial

Latin carnific-, carnifex + English -ial

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“Carnificial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carnificial. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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