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in extremis

 [in ek-stre´mis] (L.)
at the point of death.

in ex·tre·mis

(in eks-trē'mis),
At the point of death.
[L. extremus, last]

in extremis

/in ex·tre·mis/ (in ek-stre´mis) [L.] at the point of death.

in extremis

in the extremity, or at the point of death.

in extremis

At the point of death; circling the drain

in ex·tre·mis

(in eks-trē'mis)
At the point of death.
[L. extremus, last]

in extremis

Adv . near to death, in extreme danger of dying.

in ex·tre·mis

(in eks-trē'mis)
At the point of death.
[L. extremus, last]

in extremis

[L.] at the point of death.
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