perish from (something)

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perish from (something)

To die from something. Most people who die in fires actually perish from smoke inhalation, as opposed to the fire itself.
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perish from something

to die from a particular cause, such as a disease. Nearly all the fish perished from the cold. I was afraid that I would perish from hunger.
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