patricide

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pat·ri·cide

(pat'ri-sīd),
1. The killing of one's father.
2. One who commits such an act. Compare: matricide.
[L. pater, father, + caedō, to kill]

patricide

The killing of one’s father.

patricide

(păt′rĭ-sīd) [L. patricida]
Murder of one's father or another close relative.
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