plural commorients
or commorientes
: one of two or a number of persons perishing at the same time by the same calamity

Word History


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

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“Commorient.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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