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Definition of death toll noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

death toll

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈdeθ təʊl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdeθ toʊl//
 
Natural disasters
 
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the number of people killed in an accident, a war, a disaster, etc. The death toll has now risen to 200. See related entries: Natural disasters
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: death toll