euthanasia

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Synonyms for euthanasia

mercy killing

Synonyms for euthanasia

the act of killing someone painlessly (especially someone suffering from an incurable illness)

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We will then have man-made death at the beginning and man-made death at the end of life.
Health professionals should monitor and report this neglected mortality as "a first step toward a remedy to man-made death, the most terrible scourge of the 20th century," he concludes.