electric chair

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Synonyms for electric chair

an instrument of execution by electrocution

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198) He argued that although the Georgia Legislature could have abolished the use of electrocution, it did not, and, thus, the Court should refrain from interfering with legislative prerogatives and adhere to its role--interpreting the law notwithstanding the merits of execution by electrocution or lethal injection.
concurring) (siding with the majority's holding that execution by electrocution violated the Georgia Constitution).
we had to leave so they could prepare him for the execution by electrocution.