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no longer living; dead
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diseased – infirm; inflicted with a disease
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No longer living; dead. See Synonyms at dead.
n. pl. deceased
A dead person.
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(as noun): the deceased.
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1. no longer living; dead.n.
2. the deceased, a particular dead person or persons.
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A casualty status applicable to a person who is either known to have died, determined to have died on the basis of conclusive evidence, or declared to be dead on the basis of a presumptive finding of death. The recovery of remains is not a prerequisite to determining or declaring a person deceased. See also casualty status.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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|Noun||1.||deceased - someone who is no longer alive; "I wonder what the dead person would have done"|
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
dead - people who are no longer living; "they buried the dead"
infernal - an inhabitant of Hell; "his roar made the infernals quake"
|Adj.||1.||deceased - dead; "he is deceased"; "our dear departed friend"|
euphemism - an inoffensive or indirect expression that is substituted for one that is considered offensive or too harsh
dead - no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life; "the nerve is dead"; "a dead pallor"; "he was marked as a dead man by the assassin"
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adjective dead, late, departed, lost, gone, expired, defunct, lifeless, pushing up daisies (informal) his recently deceased mother
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
the deceased → le défunt (la)(e)m/f
the deceased → le défunt (la)(e)m/f
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Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
dead. His parents, now deceased, were very wealthy. oorledene, afgestorwene مَيِّت، مُتَوَفّى починал falecido zesnulý verstorben afdød πεθαμένοςdifunto surnud مرده؛ مرحوم vainaja décédé שֶׁנִפטָר मृत pokojni halott mati, meninggal dáinn, látinn deceduto 死去した 사망한 miręs miris mati overledendød, gått bortzmarły مړينه، مرګ falecido decedat покойный zosnulý pokojen preminuo avliden ซึ่งตายแล้ว merhum, ölmüş, ölü 已死的，已故的 померлий; покійний متوفی đã chết 已死的，已故的the deceased
in law, the dead person already mentioned, especially one who has recently died. Were you a friend of the deceased? die oorledene/ afgestorwene الفَقيد починал falecido zesnulý, nebožtík der/die Verstorbene den afdøde εκλιπών, εκλιπούσα el difunto surnu متوفی؛ مرحوم vainaja le défunt, la défunte הַנִפטָר, הַמָנוֹחַ मृतक preminuli az elhunyt almarhum, mendiang hinn látni defunto 故人 고인 velionis mirušais mendiang de overledene den (av)døde zmarły مرحوم falecido defunctul покойный zosnulý pokojnik pokojni den avlidne คนตาย ölüler, ölmüş kimseler 死者，身故者 померлий مرحوم người đã chết 死者，已故者
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n. difunto-a, persona muerta.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
deceasedadj & n difunto -ta mf
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