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Ante mortem Explained

Ante mortem at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Ante mortem \An`te mor"tem\ [L.]
Before death; -- generally used adjectivelly; as, an
ante-mortem statement; ante-mortem examination.

Note: The ante-mortem statement, or dying declaration made in
view of death, by one injured, as to the cause and
manner of the injury, is often receivable in evidence
against one charged with causing the death.