euthanize

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euthanize

(yo͞o′thə-nīz′) also

euthanatize

(yo͞o-thăn′ə-tīz′)
tr.v. euthan·ized, euthan·izing, euthan·izes also euthan·atized or euthan·atizing or euthan·atizes
To subject to euthanasia.

euthanize

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There are many no-kill-animal-shelters all over the world, from my experience, when they become overwhelmed with animals, they either send them to another place, or end up euthanising them," he added.
I am glad we are not euthanising street cats anymore, it was heartbreaking and depressing to do.
She responded in the affirmative when asked if the number of kittens put down was substantial, adding that most common reasons for euthanising them were injuries, poisoning, starvation and feline Aids, known as Feline Infectious Virus, which, like human Aids, is not contractible by touch.
Over the past year, the number of animals kept at the sanctuary has increased alarmingly due to the well-meaning but questionable policy of not euthanising unhealthy animals.
Euthanising your car (before it falls to bits like mine) means that somebody has to make a new one from raw materials like steel, glass and plastic, which have huge carbon footprints which will always outweigh the reduction in carbon emissions for the whole lifetime of the new car.
The procedure of euthanising the cats involves giving anaesthesia.