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bloodshed

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The first known use of bloodshed was in the 15th century

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“Bloodshed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bloodshed. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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