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die

verb be no more, breathe one's last, cease living, cease to exist, decease, demise, depart, end one's life, lose one's life, meet one's death, mori, mortem obire, part with life, pass away, pass on, perish, relinquish life, rest in peace, succumb to death, suffer death, vita decedere
Associated concepts: die at any time without issue surviving, die by his own hand or act, die in performance of duty, die intestate, die leaving issue, die seised and possessed, die simultaneously, die without children or issue, die without heirs, die without issue, die without lawful issue, testamennary dispositions
See also: decease, expire, pattern, perish, stamp, succumb, terminate
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The State Environmental and Technical Safety Inspectorate blamed cold snap or hunger for die off, but the ornithologist from NAS (National Academy of Sciences) says hunger and cold cannot be a cause of death.
Over time, the theory goes, the population of a colony declines as the neutered felines die off naturally without replacing themselves.
Among the trees that would be removed under the Fish and Wildlife Service plan would be 120-year-old Monterey cypress, a costal species with a fairly short life span that has started to die off or blow over.
Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and the Florida Department of Natural Resources (FDNR, now the Florida Department of Environmental Protection [FDEP]) to develop a contingency plan to address preparations for and actions necessary to respond to another die off.
The specialists of the Environmental and Technical Safety Inspectorate of Kyrgyzstan assumed possible causes of mass die off of crows in Kara-Balta town, some 60 km west of Bishkek.
It is likely that sudden variation in the weather at the time of each die off may have played a role and this might also implicate climate change as an underlying factor although it is too early to confirm this.