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- n. The state of being bereaved; deprivation; especially the loss of a relative by death
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state of being bereaved; deprivation; esp., the loss of a relative by death.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of bereaving.
- n. The state of being bereaved; grievous loss; particularly, the loss of a relative or friend by death.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. state of sorrow over the death or departure of a loved one
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