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life table

noun, Insurance.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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Examples for life table
  • There are two types of life tables: the generation or cohort life table and the current life table.
British Dictionary definitions for life table

life table

noun
1.
another name for mortality table
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life table in Medicine

life table n.
A representation of the survivorship of a defined population.

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