Meaning of mortality
Pronunciation: (môr-tal'i-tē), [key]
— pl. -ties.
- the state or condition of being subject to death; mortal character, nature, or existence.
- the relative frequency of deaths in a specific population; death rate.
- mortal beings collectively; humanity.
- death or destruction on a large scale, as from war, plague, or famine.
- mortality (Thesaurus)