Omnicide Law and Legal Definition

Omnicide is human extinction as a result of human action. Its purpose is to destroy a species of humankind, utilizing weapons that are too terrible to be used, and whose use may result in the death of those using them as well as those they wish to kill. Suicide bombers commit omnicide. Most commonly it refers to extinction through nuclear warfare but it can also apply to extinction through means such as global anthropogenic ecological catastrophe.