ASSISTED SUICIDE

a form of suicide in which the person ending his or her own life is helped to do so by another person. See also assisted death.

ASSISTED SUICIDE: "The death was ruled an assisted suicide because it was determined that a friend helped the person to commit suicide."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ASSISTED SUICIDE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/assisted-suicide/ (accessed November 30, 2020).
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