exanimate

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exanimate

(ɪɡˈzænɪmɪt; -ˌmeɪt)
adj
rare lacking life; inanimate
[C16: from Latin exanimāre to deprive of air, kill, from anima breath, spirit]
exˌaniˈmation n
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Adj.1.exanimate - deprived of life; no longer living; "a lifeless body"
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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