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death

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1 the permanent stopping of all the vital bodily activities

  • we were all saddened by the death of our friend
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2 the state of being dead

  • death is one of the few constants in the universe
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3 the act of ceasing to exist

  • the death of the Soviet economic system in the wake of the breakup of the USSR
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4 something that is the cause of one's ultimate failure or loss of life

  • that muscle car will be the death of him yet
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kiss of death

5 the killing of a large number of people

  • thousands of soldiers were lost on the field of death
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