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 for electrocute
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Electrocute \E*lec"tro*cute`\, v. t. [Electro- + cute in
     To execute or put to death by electricity. --
     E*lec`tro*cu"tion, n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      v 1: kill by electric shock; "She dropped the hair dryer into
           the bathtub and was instantly electrocuted"
      2: kill by electrocution, as in the electric chair; "The serial
         killer was electrocuted" [syn: electrocute, fry]

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