death cord

noun

Definition of death cord

: a rope used for hanging a person

called also death rope

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First Known Use of death cord

1804, in the meaning defined above

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“Death cord.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/death%20cord. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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