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  • Guillotine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guillotine A guillotine (/ ˈ ɡ ɪ l ə t iː n /; French: ) is an apparatus designed for efficiently carrying out executions by beheading. The device consists of a tall ...
  • The Guillotine

    theguillotine.com An upset of a former national champion followed by a pin that took just 30 seconds set up No. 17 Minnesota to pick up its first road victory of the season, 22-20 ...
  • 8 Things You May Not Know About the Guillotine - History Lists

    www.history.com/news/.../8-things-you-may-not-know-about-the-guillotine Over some 200 years of use, the guillotine claimed the heads of tens of thousands of victims ranging from common criminals to revolutionaries, aristocrats and even ...
    • Guillotine | Definition of Guillotine by Merriam-Webster

      www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/guillotine Guil·lo·tin \gē-yȯ-taⁿ\ play Joseph–Ignace (1738–1814), French surgeon. Guillotin was a member of the National Assembly during the time of the French ...
    • Guillotine | Define Guillotine at Dictionary.com

      dictionary.reference.com/browse/guillotine noun 1. a device for beheading a person by means of a heavy blade that is dropped between two posts serving as guides: widely used during the French Revolution. 2. an ...
    • A History of the Guillotine in Europe

      europeanhistory.about.com/cs/frenchrevolution/a/Guillotine.htm The Guillotine in Algeria, Execution for murder of prisonners, under the eye of the victims young nephew, forced to watch heads roll in order to acknowledge revenge.
    • Off With Their Heads - History of the Guillotine

      inventors.about.com/od/gstartinventions/a/Guillotine.htm The French named the guillotin after Doctor Guillotin. The extra 'e' at the end of the word was added by an unknown English poet who found guillotine ...
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    • Guillotine - New World Encyclopedia

      www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Guillotine The guillotine, a device for performing executions by decapitation, comprises a tall upright frame from which is suspended a heavy blade that is raised with a rope ...
    • The Guillotine: a Humane Form of Execution - HistoryWiz

      www.historywiz.com/guillotine.htm More fascinating facts from the HistoryWiz archives : The Guillotine. Although the guillotine's fame dates from its extensive ...