Definitions of "matricide"
  1. The act of intentionally causing the death of one's mother
  2. An individual who intentionally causes their mother's death
How to use "matricide" in a sentence
  1. The trial for matricide left the community in shock due to the gravity of the act.
  2. Matricide is a grave crime punishable by long-term imprisonment according to state law.
  3. Upon investigation, the detective identified the suspect as a possible matricide, causing further concern.

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