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Attempts to save the dying man failed.
his dying words
He scored in the dying moments of the game.
To my dying day I'll never forget the look on his face.
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a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
the distance from the centre of a circle to its edge, or a straight line from the centre to the edge
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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Definition of dying from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.