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  • n. Alternative spelling of post mortem.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. After death.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Subsequent to death: as, a post-mortem examination of the body; post-mortem changes.
  • n. A post-mortem examination; an examination of the body after death; an autopsy. Also post-obit.

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

  • adj. after death or after an event
  • n. an examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease
  • adj. occurring or done after death
  • n. discussion of an event after it has occurred
  • n. discussion of an event after it has occurred
  • n. an examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease

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