What is decease?

  • (noun): The event of dying or departure from life.
    Example: "Upon your decease the capital will pass to your grandchildren"
    Synonyms: death
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Ancient Egyptian Burial Customs - Coffins
... The decorations on the coffin usually fit the decease’s status ... for the mummy and shows a writing of the decease’s ancestry ... The lid again shows the decease’s face, wig and sophisticated collar ...

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