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mortality
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
the quality of being mortal (subject to death)

or:

death rate — often given per 1,000 people per year
  • A sad tone came into his voice from time to time, as if it pained him to have to remember that mortality could prevent him from doing her such a favor.
    Chapters 13-14 (16% in)
  • The rest of them might fall by the wayside, their mortality taking gentle or cruel forms, but Gus would just go on talking.
    Chapters 58-59 (61% in)

There are no more uses of "mortality" in Lonesome Dove.

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