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pogroms

noun
plural of pogrom

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

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“Pogroms.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pogroms. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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