Definitions for postmortempoʊstˈmɔr təm
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word postmortem
discussion of an event after it has occurred
autopsy, necropsy, postmortem, post-mortem, PM, postmortem examination, post-mortem examination(adj)
an examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease
occurring or done after death
"postmortem changes"; "a postmortem examination to determine cause of death"; "postmortal wounds"
after death or after an event
"a postmortem examination to determine the cause of death"; "the postmortem discussion of the President's TV address"
Postmortem is a crime fiction novel by author Patricia Cornwell. The first book of the Dr. Kay Scarpetta series, it received the 1991 Edgar Award for Best First Novel.
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