Stake

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Stake may refer to:

  • "Stake", a piece of wood or other material, pointed at one end so as to be easily driven into the ground as a support, such as:
  • @stake, a computer services company
  • Equity stake, a share or interest in a business or investment
  • Stake (Latter Day Saints), a regional organization in some Latter Day Saint churches

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Method of torture or execution[edit]

  • 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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