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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Defunct  \De*funct"\  a.  [L.  defunctus  p.  p.  of  defungi  to  acquit 
  one's  self  of  to  perform,  finish,  depart,  die;  de  +  fungi  to 
  perform,  discharge:  cf  F.  d['e]funt.  See  {Function}.] 
  Having  finished  the  course  of  life;  dead;  deceased.  ``Defunct 
  organs.''  --Shak. 
 
  The  boar,  defunct,  lay  tripped  up  near  --Byron. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Defunct  \De*funct"\,  n. 
  A  dead  person;  one  deceased. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  defunct 
  adj  1:  no  longer  in  force  or  use  inactive;  "a  defunct  (or  dead) 
  law";  "a  defunct  organization"  [syn:  {dead}] 
  2:  having  ceased  to  exist  or  live;  "the  will  of  a  defunct 
  aunt";  "a  defunct  Indian  tribe" 




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