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English definition of “shuffle off this mortal coil”

shuffle off this mortal coil

humorous
to die: My children can't wait for me to shuffle off this mortal coil so they can get their hands on their inheritance.Death and dying
(Definition of shuffle off this mortal coil from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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