thanatopsis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek θάνατος(thánatos, death) + ὄψις(ópsis, seeing)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /θænəˈtɒpsɪs/

Noun[edit]

thanatopsis ‎(plural thanatopses)

  1. contemplation of death