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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.

Stake may refer to:

Military

Entertainment

Method of torture or execution

  • Burned at the stake, a method of execution
  • "Stake", a pole used to pierce the body in the process of impalement, a method of torture and execution
  • "To stake", a method thought to destroy vampires
  • Torture stake, a method of execution similar to crucifixion, tying the victim to a pole in lieu of a cross




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