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deceased

1) adj. dead. 2) n. the person who has died, as used in the handling of his/her estate, probate of will and other proceedings after death, or in reference to the victim of a homicide (as: "The deceased had been shot three times.") In probate law the more genteel word is the "decedent."

deceased

adjective bereft of life, dead, defunct, demised, departed, deprived of life, destitute of life, devoid of life, exanimate, former, late, lifeless, no longer living, passed away, passed on, perished
Associated concepts: dead man's statute, deceased child, deceased debtor, deceased persons, estate of deceased person, transaction or communication with deceased perron, transaction with person since deceased
Foreign phrases: Cadaver nullius in bonis.A dead body is no one's property.
See also: corpse, dead, decedent, defunct, late, lifeless
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Later, the dead body of deceased was handed over to his heirs.
He explained that the deceased, who was mentally impaired, was reported missing on February 20 after he went missing on February 19, and that his body was found by a search team composed of the police, Botswana Defence Force and the community.
The procedures have also cemented Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi's status as the first multi-organ transplant facility in the country, with the hospital now having performed deceased donor transplants for four major solid organs - the kidneys, heart, liver and lungs.
Among the deceased was Muhammad Aziz, of Mohallah Faisal Town of Sargodha.
Police sources said that the deceased, who was going to Sabzi Mani on his motorcycle, was killed in firing by some unidentified persons.
The commission said that names of those deceased persons will be deleted from the voters' lists whose deaths were registered in union councils or NADRA.
The deceased was taken to a nearby hospital for medical attention but lost his life thereafter.
Recipients of kidneys from deceased donors with optimal histology had superior function, 81.
New Delhi [India], August 4 ( ANI ): A notification issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs clarified that the requirement of the Aadhaar number for establishing the identity of the deceased for the purpose of death registration will be applicable to all states, except Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and Meghalaya.
In case the persons with rights to inheritance from the last deceased accept its succession, it does not automatically compel the acceptance of the inheritance of the first deceased, but in case they give up the inheritance of the last deceased, they do not have the right to choose regarding the inheritance of the first one, remaining excluded from both successions.
Police gathered finger prints, evidences and inspected the phone of the deceased to determine the cause of the death.
Between 25 March 2014 and 14 October 2014, CommSec entered into 59 market transactions on behalf of the deceased client on the instructions of a family member of the deceased client through CommSecs online trading portal.