Definition of postmortems


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • postmortems is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 17 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • postmortems is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 20 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of postmortems

  • an examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. autopsy
    2. necropsy
    3. pm
    4. post-mortem
    5. post-mortem examination
    6. postmortem examination

  • discussion of an event after it has occurred (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. post-mortem

  • occurring or done after death (adjective)

    Examples

    1. postmortem changes
    2. a postmortem examination to determine cause of death

    Synonyms

    1. postmortal

  • after death or after an event (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a postmortem examination to determine the cause of death
    2. the postmortem discussion of the President's TV address

See definition of postmortems in Merriam Webster