noun, plural ne·crol·o·gies.
a list of persons who have died within a certain time.
a notice of death; obituary.
Origin of necrology
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Necrology—The association has lost heavily by death during the past year.
noun plural -gies
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The science of the collection, classification, and interpretation of mortality statistics.
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