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immortal

noun     /ɪˈmɔː.təl/ US  /-ˈmɔːr.t̬əl/ literary
[C] someone who is so famous that they are remembered for a long time after they are dead : She is one of the immortals of classical opera .Famous peopleImportant people and describing important people the immortals [plural] the Greek or Roman gods Greek and Roman mythGod and gods
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