Silya elektrika

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Execution performed by using an electric chair. It is a method originated in the United States in which the condemned person was strapped in a specially built wooden chair and electrocuted through electrodes fastened on the head and leg. The term silya elektika was a Filipino term which means electic chair. It comes from the word silla electrica that was originally Spanish.