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life-or-death

adjective

Definition of life-or-death

  1. :  extremely important and serious especially because one's survival or life may depend on success <a life-or-death struggle>



Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  involving or culminating in life or death :  vitally important as if involving life or death


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