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die out

phrasal verb with die uk   us   /daɪ/ verb [I] (present participle dying, past tense and past participle died)
(Definition of die out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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die out

phrasal verb with die  us   /dɑɪ/ verb [I] (present participle dying, past tense and past participle died)
to ​become less ​common and ​finallystopexisting: Dinosaurs died out millions of ​years ago.
(Definition of die out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “die out”
in Arabic يَنقَرِض…
in Korean 멸종되다…
in Portuguese extinguir-se…
in Catalan extingir-se, desaparèixer…
in Japanese 絶滅する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 逐渐消失, 灭绝…
in Turkish ortadan kalkmak, birer birer kaybolmak, gittikçe nesli tükenmek…
in Russian вымирать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 逐漸消失, 滅絕…
in Italian estinguersi, scomparire…
in Polish wymierać, zanikać…
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