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massacre
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
the savage and excessive killing of many people

or:

to defeat an opponent by a wide margin
  • I remember those ardent simpletons who said—and this was after the massacre of those 2,800 civilians in Hue, in '68—that the Viet Cong and the North Vietnamese were our moral superiors.
    p. 519.1

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