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fataladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈfeɪ·t̬əl/
(of illness, accidents, etc.) causing death: a fatal heart attack Fatal can also mean severe enough to produce a very bad result: a fatal mistake/flaw
fatally
adverb [not gradable]  us   /ˈfeɪ·t̬əl·i/
Several people were injured, two fatally.
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