antemortem

adjective an·te·mor·tem \ -ˈmȯr-təm \

Definition of antemortem

: preceding death

Origin and Etymology of antemortem

Latin ante mortem


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antemortem

adjective an·te·mor·tem \ -ˈmȯrt-əm \

medical Definition of antemortem

: preceding death

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