commorient

noun

com·​mo·​ri·​ent
kəˈmōrēənt
plural commorients
-ts
or commorientes
kəˌmōrēˈen‧ˌtēz
: one of two or a number of persons perishing at the same time by the same calamity

Word History

Etymology

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

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“Commorient.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commorient. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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