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Dictionary definition for: Martyr

1. (n) one who suffers for the sake of principle

2. (v) kill as a martyr; "Saint Sebastian was martyred"

3. (n) one who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty for refusing to renounce their religion

4. (v) torture and torment like a martyr

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