Carlisle table

noun

Definition of Carlisle table

: a mortality table for the years 1779–87

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from Carlisle, England, where the statistics were gathered

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“Carlisle table.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Carlisle%20table. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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