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The systematic killing of a select group of individuals in a population that is sanctioned by a country’s leaders, thereby constituting a policy, which may have the local medical community’s implied support.
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genocide (jĕn′ō-sīd″) [Gr. genos, race, + L. caedere, to kill]
The willful and planned murder of a particular social or ethnic group.
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It is congenitally, genocidally
, irremediably racist.
However, when he learns that the Vril-ya plan to invade the surface, they become genocidally
threatening--and arousing in its dual sense, which the title of the novel self-consciously invokes.
Furthermore, when the Andrew Carnegies of the world hired Pinkerton thugs to gun down striking steel workers and the like, it was never an attempt to genocidally
eliminate all workers.