athanasia

[ath-uh-ney-zhuh]

noun

deathlessness; immortality.

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Also a·than·a·sy [uh-than-uh-see] /əˈθæn ə si/.

Origin of athanasia

1820–30; < Greek athanasía, equivalent to athánat(os) deathless (a- a-6 + thánatos death) + -ia -ia, with ti > si
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