life table


noun Insurance.


Nearby words

  1. life skill,
  2. life space,
  3. life span,
  4. life stress,
  5. life support,
  6. life vest,
  7. life zone,
  8. life-and-death,
  9. life-boat,
  10. life-care

Origin of life table

First recorded in 1860–65

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British Dictionary definitions for life table

life table

noun

another name for mortality table
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Medicine definitions for life table

life table

n.

A representation of the survivorship of a defined population.

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