Euthanasia - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌjuːθəˈneɪʒə|  American pronunciation of the word euthanasia
Brit.  |ˌjuːθəˈneɪzɪə|  British pronunciation of the word euthanasia

noun

- the act of killing someone painlessly (especially someone suffering from an incurable illness)

Examples

a physician who refuses to practice euthanasia

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