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mortality
used in Measure for Measure

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Definition
the quality of being mortal (subject to death)

or:

death rate — often given per 1,000 people per year
  • But I do bend my speech To one that can my part in him advertise; Hold, therefore, Angelo; In our remove be thou at full ourself: Mortality and mercy in Vienna Live in thy tongue and heart!
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — An apartment in the DUKE'S Palace (52% in)
  • No might nor greatness in mortality Can censure 'scape; back-wounding calumny The whitest virtue strikes.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — The Street before the Prison (67% in)
  • A man that apprehends death no more dreadfully but as a drunken sleep; careless, reckless, and fearless, of what's past, present, or to come; insensible of mortality and desperately mortal.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — A Room in the prison (69% in)

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