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in extremis

adverb uk   /ˌɪn.ɪkˈstriː.mɪs/ /-ekˈstreɪ-/ us  
formal in an extremely difficult situation: I'll only ask the bank for a loan in extremis. specialized medical at the moment of death
Translations of “in extremis”
in Chinese (Traditional) 在絕境中, 彌留之際…
in Chinese (Simplified) 在绝境中, 弥留之际…
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