racial extermination


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Synonyms for racial extermination

systematic killing of a racial or cultural group

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While there was certainly no large-scale racial extermination plan during the Korean War, estimates of up to a million executions by both sides have been reported.
For while the Holocaust and other large-scale atrocities may make mockery of the usual consoling terms (sacrifice, redemption, triumph over adversity, dying so that others may live), old-fashioned language served for remembering the combatants of the Second World War if not the victims of Hitler's racial exterminations and civilians wiped out in massive bombings.