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  • n. Final visit to a person nearing death, or to a person who has just died.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of expressing respect for someone who has died


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  • They want to go along -- those who are able, that is -- to pay their last respects to their colleagues.

    Ice Station Zebra


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