mortality definition

  • noun:
    • the standard or condition to be mortal.
    • Mortals thought to be a group; the people.
    • Death, specially of large numbers; hefty losing life: the mortality wrought by an epidemic.
    • Death rate.
    • The rate of failure or loss: the large death among family-run farms.
    • The condition of being prone to death
    • The death rate of a population
    • the situation or quality of becoming mortal; subjection to demise or even the need of dying.
    • human being life; living of a mortal being.
    • Those who are, or what is, mortal; the people; humanity; human nature.
    • Death; destruction.
    • The whole amount or few deaths in certain time or a given community; additionally, the percentage of deaths to population, or to a certain wide range of the populace; demise rate
    • the illness or character to be mortal, or to be subject to demise, or even the necessity of dying.
    • Death.
    • Frequency of death; numerousness of fatalities; fatalities with regards to their figures: as, an occasion of good death.
    • Specifically, the number of deaths in proportion to populace: usually claimed as range fatalities per thousand of populace.
    • The extent of personal life.
    • Humanity; human instinct; the human race.
    • the standard or condition to be mortal
    • the proportion of fatalities in an area towards the populace of this area; expressed per 1000 each year

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