lapidation definition

  • noun:
    • The training of or an act of stoning, occasionally to the point of demise, as discipline
    • The work of stoning.
    • The act of putting stones at a person or of striking people with stones; discipline or execution by stoning.
    • the act of pelting with stones; discipline inflicted by putting stones within prey (also unto death)

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