decease decease  /dɪs ˈis/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the event of dying or departure from life
  2. (v) pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Girl disabled by polio, Kuito Polio was recently reported to have been completely eradicated in Europe, but in Angola hundreds of children die from the decease every year.
  2. Older studies indicated that type I diabetes would decease longevity by 15 years.
  3. The events of the week tend to the conclusion that its definite decease can be dated at mid-September, 1923.

News

  • [3205]Eden Social Warefare Foundation Extends Service to the Families of Infant, Children and Juvenile

    Taiwan Church News 3205 Edition July 29 - August 4, 2013 Church Ministry News Eden Social Warefare Foundation Extends Service to the Families of Infant, Children and Juvenile Reported by Chen Yi-hsuan On July 27th, with a purpose to comemorize the decease of Ms. Liu Hsia's a decade ago, the Nursery Resources Center(NRC) of Eden Social Warfare Foundation(ESWF) celebrated her first anniversary ...
    on August 13, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News

Quotes

  1. "They can say they have not found the cure yet, but a decease that is incurable will never exist. In fact, Allah created all these for one reason or the other, but there is nothing in this world that will exist without a cure. But, also whatever...
    on Aug 20, 2007 By: Yahya Jammeh Source: AllAfrica.com

  2. Commenting on the figures, Minister for Justice Dermot Ahern said: "These are early days in relation to the impact of the new drink laws but everyone who is concerned about public drunkenness will be heartened by this significant decease and the...
    on Oct 5, 2008 By: Dermot Ahern Source: Irish Times

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