Word of the day

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internecine (adj) – 1. Of or relating to struggle within a nation, organisation, or group.
2. Mutually destructive; ruinous or fatal to both sides.
3. Characterised by bloodshed or carnage.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : 1660s, “deadly, destructive,” from Latin internecinus “very deadly, murderous, destructive,” from internecare “kill or destroy,” from inter + necare “kill”

 


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