another name for mortality table
life table n.
A representation of the survivorship of a defined population.
[lahyf-thret-ning, -thret-n-ing] /ˈlaɪfˌθrɛt nɪŋ, -ˌθrɛt n ɪŋ/ adjective 1. endangering life: a life-threatening illness.
[lahyf-tahym] /ˈlaɪfˌtaɪm/ noun 1. the time that the life of someone or something continues; the term of a life: peace within our lifetime. 2. Physics. . adjective 3. for the duration of a person’s life: He has a lifetime membership in the organization. /ˈlaɪfˌtaɪm/ noun 1. 2. the length of time that something functions, is […]
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[lahyf-wey] /ˈlaɪfˌweɪ/ noun 1. a way of life; a manner of living. 2. any of the customs and practices of a culture. n. “way of life,” 1960s, an unconscious revival of Old English lifweg; see life (n.) + way.