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By Lyn - / Wednesday 18 January 2012 11:15 / United States
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Love that shoe, I saw that episode, freaky lady. She's sleeps with it the whole night, that noise would drive me crazy.

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If she accidentally shocked herself with an electric chair maybe... Electricution is the term used when an electrical current passes through an organism. The voltage/amperage and thus lethality in the current makes no difference.

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No. NO. NO!! Do you people really not know the difference between an electrocution and a shock? Here, I've gone through the trouble of looking it up for you. Electrocution (v): 1: to execute (a criminal) by electricity. 2: to kill by electric shock. It drives me completely apeshit crazy when people try to call someone stupid and try to "correct" her when the original person is ABSOLUTELY CORRECT. I expect thumbs up for finalyearsofhate and apologies from the rest of you lot.

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Doesn't matter, Doc is right. Dictionary.com is your friend. It comes from 'electr(o) and execute'. As in 'dead'.

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Sorry, DeeVee, but electrocution does mean death by electric shock. It is a word formed by combining electricity and execution. It's like drowning. If you drown, you're dead.

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Electrocution means you've been killed by electricity... Is this what happens when people can't go and check their facts on wikipedia before posting?

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Electrocution is when you KILLED by electricity. Get it? KILLED. Jeez you people should buy pocket dictionaries.

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I guess im sorry... I've grown up having people say "electrocute" when they shocked you with static electricity, or were shocked by anything... Thus why I wasn't aware of the literal meaning. I assume OP is the same, considering they used it the same way.

Just because you messed up with electricity once doesn't mean it will normally, you're fine, I'm pretty sure we've all messed up with electricity once.

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