Translation of mercy killing in Spanish:

mercy killing


  • 1.1 u (practice) eutanasia (f) 1.2 c (instance) acto (m) de eutanasia
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    • A legal test case has defined the limits within which doctors in the Netherlands, especially general practitioners, can agree to a patient's request for mercy killing.
    • He felt that doctors addressing genuine requests for mercy killing by their patients should not be turned into criminals.
    • In 2001 the Netherlands became the first country to legalise euthanasia, although doctors had been performing the so-called mercy killing of patients unofficially for some time.

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more