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Harness it like Niagara Falls to generate light and supply voltage for electric chairs.
Other states have passed laws authorizing a return to older methods, such as the firing squad and the electric chair.
The first man executed by electric chair died slower than Thomas Edison expected.
He was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to die in the electric chair.
Her character and story are adapted from the real-life criminal trial of a New York woman named Ruth Snyder, who died in the electric chair at Sing Sing Prison for the murder of her husband.
Souder testified at the trial, and Hauptmann was convicted and executed by electric chair.
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ELECTRIC CHAIR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of electric chair for English Language Learners
: a special chair in which a criminal who has been sentenced to death is killed by using a strong electric current
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