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 sacrification сущ.
общ. жертвование ради чего-то (To give away (something valuable) to get at least a possibility to gain something else of value (such as self-respect, trust, love, freedom, prosperity), or to avoid an even greater loss. etar)
клин.исслед. умерщвление (destruction or surrender of something for the sake of something else etar)
рел. жертвоприношение (the act of a sacrifice; an act of offering to a deity something precious (esp.: the killing of a victim on an altar) etar)