body count

body count


: the number of people killed in a war, disaster, etc.

Full Definition of BODY COUNT

:  a count of the bodies of killed enemy soldiers
:  the number of persons involved in a particular activity

Examples of BODY COUNT

  1. The rising body count fueled opposition to the war.

First Known Use of BODY COUNT



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