die of

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die of (something)

To die as a result of something. This phrase can be used literally or figuratively. Is it true that Mr. Thomas died of lung cancer? When my girlfriend dumped me, I thought I would die of a broken heart.
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die of something

 and die from something
to perish from an injury or a particular disease. The doctors did all they could, but he finally died of cancer. What did it die from?
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In addition, it may be possible to fine tune relief on the die face without removing the die from the extruder.
Compared with a conventional die from Davis-Standard, the Stack-Pack's residence time is less by a factor of five, as is its wetted surface area.
Among recent developments, the newest coex die from Brampton Engineering reportedly can handle temperature variation of up to 100 F between the different layers.