vulpecide

noun vul·pe·cide
variants: or

vulpicide

Definition of vulpecide

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a person killing a fox by means other than those of hunting with hounds

  2. 2 :  the killing of a fox by means other than those of hunting with hounds

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Origin and Etymology of vulpecide

vulpecide irregular from Latin vulpes fox + English -cide; vulpicide from Latin vulpes fox + English -i- + -cide


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