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deceased

de·ceased

deceased

 
pronunciation:
dih sist
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
Word Combinations (adjective, noun)
part of speech: adjective
definition: no longer alive; dead.
synonyms:
dead, defunct, departed, late
similar words:
asleep, extinct, gone, lifeless
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part of speech: noun
definition: a particular dead person or dead persons as a group (usu. prec. by the.)
synonyms:
dead, departed
similar words:
corpse
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