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English definition of “fatal”


adjective [not gradable]    /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    /ˈfeɪ·t̬əl·i/ adverb [not gradable] Several people were injured , two fatally.
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