in extremis Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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in extremisadverb

uk   us   /ˌɪn.ɪkˈstriː.mɪs/ /-ekˈstreɪ-/
formal in an ​extremelydifficultsituation: I'll only ​ask the ​bank for a ​loan in extremis. specialized medical at the ​moment of ​death
(Definition of in extremis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “in extremis”
in Chinese (Simplified) 在绝境中, 弥留之际…
in Chinese (Traditional) 在絕境中, 彌留之際…
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