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One entry found for mortality.
Main Entry: mor·tal·i·ty
Pronunciation: modotr-primarystresstal-schwat-emacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -ties
1 : the quality or state of being mortal
2 : the death of large numbers (as of animals or people)
3 a : the number of deaths in a given time or place b : the ratio of deaths occurring in a certain time in a given population to the number of individuals in the population

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