natural death


noun

death that occurs from natural causes, as disease or old age, rather than from violence or an accident.

Nearby words

  1. natural antibody,
  2. natural bridge,
  3. natural child,
  4. natural childbirth,
  5. natural classification,
  6. natural deduction,
  7. natural dye,
  8. natural frequency,
  9. natural gas,
  10. natural gender

Origin of natural death

First recorded in 1570–80

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