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electrocute

view main entry for electrocuteverb [transitive]  /ɪˈlektrəˌkjuːt/ 
British English pronunciation: electrocuteClick to listen to the pronunciation of electrocute

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electrocution

  /ɪˌlektrəˈkjuːʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]
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kimchi

a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices

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jones

a compulsive desire for something; an addiction to something

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