|1.||[ verb ] (biology) pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life|
|Synonyms:||die perish go expire exit pass decease|
"She died from cancer" "They children perished in the fire" "The patient went peacefully"
|Related terms:||be_born change_state starve fall drown kick_the_bucket buy_it suffocate predecease suffocate succumb die_out die_out die_back die_down fail die death death death Death death death loss dead_person|
|2.||[ verb ] go out of existence|
"She hoped that the problem would eventually pass away"
|Related terms:||terminate end|