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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Asserting or advocating the legal entitlement to refuse extraordinary medical measures to prolong one's life when one is terminally ill or irreversibly comatose

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : right-to-die laws
  • COLLINS: This just in, a landmark right-to-die case.
  • It's the longest right-to-die case in the history of American law.
  • National right-to-die organizations lobbied the Florida legislature. for more
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