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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who is no longer alive.

Usage examples (34)
  • The applicable timeline for the treatment rendered to the decedent is as follows:
  • The decedent is not affected at all by the estate tax — only his or her heirs!
  • One exception to the "financial dependence" requirement is when the decedent is a minor child.
  • Whisking the decedent back to the US is not the solution. for more
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  • The "decedent" (a dead person) was no longer the most "decadent" (having low moral standards) citizen in town.
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