post-mortem

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  • The post-mortem revealed that the two men had been shot several times.
  • He said he formed this opinion at the original post mortem but failed to write it down.
  • The post-mortem on last night's death revealed nothing to account for it. Cited from Scott's Last Expedition Volume I, by Captain R. F. Scott
  • A post-mortem revealed that some time prior to his death, the man had been tied up.
  • A post mortem indicated that the head injury alone would not have killed him.
  • Post-mortem examination of the fish has shown a wide range of causes of death.
  • It was the most in-depth post-mortem ever carried out on an animal.
  • He ordered that a post-mortem be performed, following an order which came directly from the King.
  • How had there been any time for the post-mortem? Cited from Towards The Goal, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • This was ordered even for the children of parents who specifically stated that they did not want a full post-mortem.
  • The only time he could afford a doctor was for his post-mortem examination. Cited from Around The Tea-Table, by T. De Witt Talmage
  • A subsequent post mortem found that Wilson had died from a heart attack.
  • A lawyer is no better than an old woman at a post-mortem examination. Cited from Middlemarch, by George Eliot[#1]
  • Post-mortem stains have already appeared, and were they ever known on a living body? Cited from The Grey Room, by Eden Phillpotts
  • I don't fancy having to perform a post-mortem on you. Cited from Uncle Vanya, by Anton Chekhov
  • A post mortem examination found the cause of death to be brain damage.
  • "Has anything been heard as the result of the post-mortem?" Cited from Ashton-Kirk, Investigator, by John T. McIntyre
  • I myself went out to make the post-mortem. Cited from The Lady From The Sea, by Henrik Ibsen
  • When a post mortem is carried out there is no evidence of unnatural death.
  • He died at hospital, and a bullet was found during the post-mortem.
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