felicide

noun
fe·​li·​cide | \ ˈfēləˌsīd \
plural -s

Definition of felicide

: the killing of a cat

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History and Etymology for felicide

feli- (from Latin feles, felis cat) + -cide

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“Felicide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/felicide. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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