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  1. cause of death, killer(noun)

    the causal agent resulting in death

    "heart disease is the biggest killer in the United States"

    slayer, orca, killer whale, grampus, sea wolf, killer

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  1. Martha Clare Morris:

    Everyone experiences decline with aging; and Alzheimer's disease is now the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. which accounts for 60 to 80 percent of dementia's cases, there is still a great deal of study we need to do in this area, and I expect that we'll make further modifications as the science on diet and the brain advances.

  2. Kyle Hui:

    Her cause of death was officially listed as severe pneumonia, but during her treatment, the doctor said it was very likely that she had coronavirus.

  3. Sanjay Gupta:

    They use incomplete data with incomplete information to try and draw a conclusion about the cause of death and to suggest it was a strangulation, we can't possibly know that with as little information as was presented.

  4. Tom Frieden:

    Smoking remains the leading preventable cause of death in the U.S., and it is driving up our healthcare costs, on the flip side, tobacco-control measures save lives and save money. The states that do more on tobacco control see their people live longer and cost less in health care.

  5. Tim Edwards:

    Positional asphyxiation is what we believe was the most likely cause of death.

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    A synonym for "subterranean"
    • A. surface
    • B. ulterior
    • C. overhead
    • D. overt

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