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They are helping a family in extremis.
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This is a classic Schrader study of the male soul in extremis, seen with a bracing new clarity.
On the left side of the screen Zama lies, in extremis, in the bottom of a canoe, while the right side of the screen is occupied by a vertical ribbon of vividly green vegetation as the boat slips through a mangrove swamp.
And if that is still not enough, Democrats in extremis may concede that Mueller could retire with his minor scalps, and both sides then could call it quits, even-steven.
The commission, in its role as guardian of the EU treaties, has opened proceedings against the Polish government under Article 7 of the Lisbon treaty, which in extremis could see Poland stripped of its voting rights by the other governments.
Taken together, these three books suggest that universal truths, even in extremis, are elusive.
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IN EXTREMIS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of in extremis for English Language Learners
: at the point of death
: in a very difficult situation
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