[ nuh-krol-uh-jee, ne- ]
/ nəˈkrɒl ə dʒi, nɛ- /
noun, plural ne·crol·o·gies.
a list of persons who have died within a certain time.
a notice of death; obituary.
- necrogenic wart,
Origin of necrology
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/ (nɛˈkrɒlədʒɪ) /
noun plural -gies
a list of people recently dead
a less common word for obituary
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[ nə-krŏl′ə-jē ]
The science of the collection, classification, and interpretation of mortality statistics.
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