1. dead nettle any of various plants of the genus Lamium having clusters of small usually purplish flowers with two lips
  2. death toll the number of deaths resulting from some particular cause such as an accident or a battle or a natural disaster
  3. death bell a bell rung to announce a death
  4. deathwatch beetle bores through wood making a ticking sound popularly thought to presage death
  5. potato beetle black-and-yellow beetle that feeds in adult and larval stages on potato leaves; originally of eastern Rocky Mountains; now worldwide
  6. deathblow the blow that kills (usually mercifully)
  7. deathbed the bed on which a person dies
  8. boat paddle a short light oar used without an oarlock to propel a canoe or small boat
  9. lady beetle small round bright-colored and spotted beetle that usually feeds on aphids and other insect pests
  10. seed beetle a small beetle that infests the seeds of legumes
  11. soda bottle a bottle for holding soft drinks
  12. tattletale someone who gossips indiscreetly
  13. ladybeetle small round bright-colored and spotted beetle that usually feeds on aphids and other insect pests
  14. death rate the ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year
  15. dorbeetle Old World dung beetle that flies with a droning sound
  16. custody battle litigation to settle custody of the children of a divorced couple
  17. deathrate the ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year
  18. Death Valley a desert area that is part of the Mojave Desert in eastern California and southwestern Nevada; contains the lowest point in North America
  19. dog paddle an elementary swimming stroke imitating a swimming dog
  20. death angel extremely poisonous usually white fungus with a prominent cup-shaped base; differs from edible Agaricus only in its white gills

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