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obituary

noun [C]     /əˈbɪtʃ.ʊə.ri/ US  /oʊˈbɪtʃ.u.er.i/ (informal obit)
a report, especially in a newspaper, which gives the news of someone's death and details about their lifeRemembering people who have diedHeadlines and features in newspapers and magazines
(Definition of obituary noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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