take the count

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take the (long) count definition

  1. tv.
    to die. : The poor cat took the long count at last.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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