Definition of Empalement. Meaning of Empalement. Synonyms of Empalement

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Definition of Empalement

Empalement Em*pale"ment, n. [Cf. F. empalement, fr. empaler. See Empale.] [Written also impalement.] 1. A fencing, inclosing, or fortifying with stakes. 2. A putting to death by thrusting a sharpened stake through the body. 3. (Her.) Same as Impalement.

Meaning of Empalement from wikipedia

- brought the toqui back to Cañete where he was eventually executed by empalement at the order of corregidor Reinoso. Given an encomienda in Purén, his...