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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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Through genetic screening coupled with in vitro fertilization (IVF) techniques, which are also used to aid couples with fertility problems, doctors could load the dice such that the couple would be virtually certain to have a healthy child.
So how unfair would it be to load the dice totally in their favour - especially when huge conglomerates are winning already?
To load the dice even further, the opposition - FC Haka from Tampere - are smack in the middle of their normal season.