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vendetta (n.)

"a private war in which a kinsman wreaks vengeance on the slayer of a relative," 1846, from Italian vendetta "a feud, blood feud," from Latin vindicta "vengeance, revenge" (see vindication). Especially associated with Corsica.

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Definitions of vendetta

vendetta (n.)
a feud in which members of the opposing parties murder each other;
Synonyms: blood feud
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