fatality rate

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of fatality rate

: the number of deaths from a specific cause
  • a disease with a high fatality rate

Word by Word Definitions

fatality play
  1. : the quality or state of causing death or destruction

  2. : the quality or condition of being destined for disaster

  3. : something established by fate

rate play
  1. : to rebuke angrily or violently

  2. : to drive away by scolding

  3. : to voice angry reprimands

  1. : reckoned value : valuation

  2. : estimation

  3. : a fixed quantity

  1. : allot

  2. : to set an estimate on : value, esteem

  3. : to determine or assign the relative rank or class of : grade


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