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pogrom

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the organized killing of many helpless people usually because of their race or religion

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The first known use of pogrom was in 1891

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“Pogrom.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pogrom. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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