noun, の adjective
When a person is killed, you have yourself a murder.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.
There is some truth to that mother's motive for murder.
The company, which until now had specialized in online Japanese learning resources, has for the first time released a hard-core murder game.
From a murderer's perspective, I am not very pleased with her because her methods of killing are so boring.