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mortality table

noun, Insurance.
an actuarial table showing the percentage of persons who die at any given age, compiled from statistics on selected population groups or on former policyholders.
Also called life table.
1875-80 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Individual retirement systems have insufficient data or resources to develop a complete mortality table.
British Dictionary definitions for mortality table

mortality table

(insurance) an actuarial table indicating life expectancy and death frequency for a given age, occupation, etc
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