moribund

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EtymologyEdit

PIE roots
*mer-
*bʰuH-

From French moribond, from Latin moribundus ‎(dying)

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AdjectiveEdit

moribund ‎(not comparable)

  1. Approaching death; about to die; dying; expiring.
  2. Almost obsolete, nearing an end.

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NounEdit

moribund ‎(plural moribunds)

  1. A person who is near to dying.
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