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massacre
used in The Killer Angels

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Definition
the savage and excessive killing of many people

or:

to defeat an opponent by a wide margin
  • One hears all these stories of Indians and massacres and lean backwoodsmen with ten-foot rifles and rain dances and what not, and yet here, your officers..."He shook his head.
    1.5 — Day 1 Chapter 5 (43% in)

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