Translation of crucifixion in Spanish:

crucifixion

crucifixión, n.

Pronunciation /ˌkrusəˈfɪkʃən//kruːsɪˈfɪkʃ(ə)n/

noun

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    crucifixión feminine
    • The usual crucifixion began with the victim being flogged and severely beaten.
    • In real life crucifixions, the nail was placed between the radius and ulna bones of the forearm, with a plate of wood set between the head of the nail and the flesh to secure it further.
    • The Romans designed the act of crucifixion to slowly execute a person through torture while humiliating him.