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Death

Introduction: Death

Description of Death

Death (medical condition): Death comes to us all at a rate a little less than 1% per year in the USA (0.877% or 1-in-114). However, annual mortality rates vary ...more

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Death: the event of dying or departure from life; "her death came as a terrible shock"; "upon your decease the capital will pass to your grandchildren".
Source: WordNet 2.1

Death: cessation of life; permanent cessation of all vital bodily functions.
Source: CRISP

Death: Irreversible cessation of all bodily functions, manifested by absence of spontaneous breathing and total loss of cardiovascular and cerebral functions.
Source: MeSH 2007

Death: Related Topics

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Death as a Disease

Death (medical condition): See Death (disease information).
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Death: Related Diseases

Death: Death is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Death as a Symptom

Death (symptom): The loss of life....more »

Death (symptom): See Death (symptom information).

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Death: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Death:

Terms associated with Death:

Terms Similar to Death:

  • decease

Source - WordNet 2.1

  • Near-Death Experience

Source - MeSH 2007

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Death:

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Death

Source - MeSH 2007

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Source - WordNet 2.1

The term Death can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Death:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Death

The following list attempts to classify Death into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • alteration,change,modification
  • happening,natural event,occurrence
  • event

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

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