commorient

noun com·mo·ri·ent \kəˈmōrēənt\

Definition of commorient

plural

commorients

\-ts\ or

commorientes

\kəˌmōrēˈen‧ˌtēz\
  1. :  one of two or a number of persons perishing at the same time by the same calamity

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Origin and Etymology of commorient

Latin commorient-, commoriens, present participle of commori to die with, from com- + mori to die — more at murder


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