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survive

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verb sur·vive \sər-ˈvīv\

Medical Definition of survive

sur·vivedsur·viv·ing

  1. intransitive verb

  2. :  to remain alive or in existence :  live on

  3. transitive verb

  4. 1:  to remain alive after the death of <his son survived him>

  5. 2:  to continue to exist or live after <survived the stroke>

  6. sur·vi·val \-ˈvī-vəl\play noun
    sur·vi·vor \-ˈvī-vər\play noun





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