in extremis


in extremis
adjective approaching death, at one's end, at the conclusion of life, at the last stage, at the point of death, at the termination of life, during the last moments of life, dying, expiring, in one's last moments, in the final moments of life, in the jaws of death, moribund, near death, near one's end, on one's deathbed, passing away, terminally ill, under a sense of impending death associated concepts: dying declaration, gift causa mortis

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


in extremis
adv.
(Latin) At the outermost limits; at the point of death; in extreme difficulty.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


in extremis
'in the final illness'.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


in extremis
Facing imminent death.
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


in extremis
Latin Upon the point of dying.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


in extremis
(Latin: In extremity.)
A term used in reference to the last illness prior to death.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


in extremis
I
[Latin, In extremity.] A term used in reference to the last illness prior to death.
II At point of death; in extremity.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

in extremis
[in ex-tree-miss]
adj.
   from Latin, facing imminent death.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • extremis — (in) (i nèk stré mis ) loc. adv. À la dernière extrémité, à l article de la mort. Disposition testamentaire in extremis. Mariage célébré in extremis, ou mariage in extremis. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. in, en, dans, extremis, les choses extrêmes …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • extremis — (in) → in extremis ⇒EXTREMIS, voir IN EXTREMIS …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • extremis — A description of the state of being ill beyond the hope of recovery, with death imminent. Dictionary from West s Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005. extremis A description of the state of being ill beyond the …   Law dictionary

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  • EXTREMIS — (IN). loc. adv. empruntée du latin. À l article de la mort. On l emploie surtout en Jurisprudence. Disposition de dernière volonté faite in extremis, ou Disposition in extremis. Mariage célébré in extremis, ou Mariage in extremis …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

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