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fatally

[feyt-l-ee] /ˈfeɪt l i/
adverb
1.
in a manner leading to death or disaster:
He was injured fatally in the accident.
2.
by a decree of fate or destiny; by inevitable predetermination.
Origin of fatally
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English; see fatal, -ly
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fatally

/ˈfeɪtəlɪ/
adverb
1.
resulting in death or disaster: fatally wounded in battle
2.
as decreed by fate; inevitably
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Word Origin and History for fatally
adv.

1570s, "predestined," from fatal + -ly (2). Meaning "in a deadly manner" is from 1590s.

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