Etymology
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fatality (n.)

late 15c., "quality of causing death," from French fatalité, from Late Latin fatalitatem (nominative fatalitas) "fatal necessity, fatality," from Latin fatalis "ordained by fate; destructive, deadly" (see fatal). Senses in 16c.-17c. included "determined by fate" and "a destiny." Meaning "an occurrence resulting in widespread death" is from 1840. Related: Fatalities.

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Definitions of fatality

fatality (n.)
a death resulting from an accident or a disaster;
Synonyms: human death
fatality (n.)
the quality of being able to cause death or fatal disasters;
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