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near-death experience

noun [C] uk   /ˌnɪəˌdeθ.ɪkˈspɪə.ri.əns/  us   /ˌnɪrˌdeθ.ɪkˈspɪr.i-/
an experience described by some people who have been close to death, in which the person feels as if they have left their body and are watching themselves from above
Translations of “near-death experience”
in Chinese (Traditional) 瀕死體驗…
in Chinese (Simplified) 濒死体验…
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