Definition of Infanticides

1. Noun. (plural of infanticide) ¹

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Definition of Infanticides

1. infanticide [n] - See also: infanticide

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Infanticides

infant prodigy
infant respiratory distress syndrome
infant school
infant welfare
infanticides (current term)
infantile GM2 gangliosidosis
infantile acute haemorrhagic oedema of the skin
infantile amaurotic idiocy
infantile autism
infantile beriberi
infantile brain tumours
infantile cataract
infantile coeliac disease
infantile colic
infantile convulsion
infantile cortical hyperostosis
infantile digital fibromatosis
infantile diplegia

Literary usage of Infanticides

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1. The Female offender by Cesare Lombroso, Guglielmo Ferrero (1897)
"of normal weight, and 38 per cent , of infanticides, 50 per cent, of poisoners, and per cent, of female assassins as of normal stature. ..."

2. The Unmarried Mother in German Literature: With Special Reference to the by Oscar Helmuth Werner (1917)
"Generally infanticides were sentenced to imprisonment. The same may be said of the other provinces of Germany. While capital punishment was not officially ..."

3. Transactions of the National Association for the Promotion of Social Science by G. W. Hastings, Andr. Edgar, Edw. Pears, Ch. W. Ryalls (1878)
"The proportional number of murders in Ireland other than infanticides which would correspond to the infanticides would, in 1874, have been 1057. ..."

4. The British Journal of Homoeopathy edited by John James Drysdale, Robert Ellis Dudgeon, Richard Hughes, John Rutherfurd Russell (1862)
"of the child was safe whenever the mother was sure that the fnct of her having been delivered was known to a second or third person."* While infanticides at ..."

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