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guillotine

verb

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  1. to cut off the head of French Revolutionary forces captured and guillotined countless aristocrats in the chaotic period following the downfall of the monarchy Synonyms behead, decapitate, headRelated Words decollate; prune, shorten, trim; scalp


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