What does mortality mean?

Definitions for mortality
mɔrˈtæl ɪ timor·tal·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mortality(noun)

    the quality or state of being mortal

  2. deathrate, death rate, mortality, mortality rate, fatality rate(noun)

    the ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year

Wiktionary

  1. mortality(Noun)

    The condition of being susceptible to death

  2. mortality(Noun)

    The death rate of a population

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mortality(noun)

    the condition or quality of being mortal; subjection to death or to the necessity of dying

    Etymology: [L. mortalitas: cf. F. mortalit.]

  2. Mortality(noun)

    human life; the life of a mortal being

    Etymology: [L. mortalitas: cf. F. mortalit.]

  3. Mortality(noun)

    those who are, or that which is, mortal; the human cace; humanity; human nature

    Etymology: [L. mortalitas: cf. F. mortalit.]

  4. Mortality(noun)

    death; destruction

    Etymology: [L. mortalitas: cf. F. mortalit.]

  5. Mortality(noun)

    the whole sum or number of deaths in a given time or a given community; also, the proportion of deaths to population, or to a specific number of the population; death rate; as, a time of great, or low, mortality; the mortality among the settlers was alarming

    Etymology: [L. mortalitas: cf. F. mortalit.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Mortality

    All deaths reported in a given population.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'mortality' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4030

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'mortality' in Nouns Frequency: #1674

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mortality in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mortality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of mortality in a Sentence

  1. Vesna Garovic:

    We know that cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in women, but we don’t know a lot about sex-specific factors, hypertension in pregnancy is an opportunity to identify these women early.

  2. RICARDO(RAS CARDO)SCOTT B.A., M.S.R, J.D.:

    **(C)(P) HERE IS WHY MOST MEN FEAR-RETIREMENT! IT REMINDS THEM OF THEIR MORTALITY- AND THE TRUTH IS THIS:- MANY OF THEM USUALLY DIE SHORTLY AFTER THEY RETIRE. THEY NEVER LIVE LONG ENOUGH TO ENJOY ALL THOSE YEARS WHICH THEY HAVE WORKED AND POSSIBLY, SAVED FOR. I AM RAS CARDO.

  3. Martin Landray:

    In the trial, our focus was on mortality, which obviously a drug can affect in either direction, but the overall results in the patients on oxygen and ventilation was a clear, clear benefit.

  4. Isabelle Defourny:

    The high mortality rate is tragic for the populations and makes it even harder to contain the epidemic because the patients, in the absence of effective treatments, are understandably reticent about coming to centres.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Religion does not belong to God; it belongs to the human reaction against mortality!

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