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Feminicidio

Meaning: killing of women

Example: Desde 1993, unas 500 mujeres de bajos recursos han sido muertos o desaparacidos de las calles de Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, sin que los autoridades hayan resuelto los feminicidios. (Since 1993, some 500 women of limited means have been killed or disappeared from the streets of Cd. Juárez, Chihuahua. The authorities have not resolved these female murders.)