cradle-to-grave love

cradle-to-grave

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Present or in effect throughout a person's lifetime: cradle-to-grave health insurance.
  • adj. Occurring or persisting from beginning to end: "the cradle-to-grave effects on the environment of making, using and disposing of a product” ( Cynthia Crossen).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Spanning an entire lifetime; from birth to death.

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