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demise
used in Freakonomics

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Definition
death or the end of something — especially a slow ending
  • It should not be overlooked that his demise was precipitated in large measure by the youth of Romania—a great number of whom, were it not for his abortion ban, would never have been born at all.
    p. 117.6

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