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Dictionary Definition


1. the intentional taking of one's own life.

2. the act or an instance of taking one's own life voluntarily and intentionally.

Source:, Merriam-Webster Dictionary

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1. a terminal side effect of mental illness.

2. the result of wanting one's physical or emotional pain to end.

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