In at the death

What is In at the death?

In at the death definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
the act of dying; the end of life; the total and permanent cessation of all the vital functions of an organism.Compare brain death.
an instance of this: a death in the family; letters published after his death.
the state of being dead: to lie still in death.
extinction; destruction: It will mean the death of our hopes.
manner of dying: a hero’s death.
(usually initial capital letter) the agent of death personified, usually represented as a man or a skeleton carrying a scythe.Compare Grim Reaper.

Also called spiritual death. loss or absence of spiritual life.
Christian Science. the false belief that life comes to an end.
bloodshed or murder: Hitler was responsible for the death of millions.
a cause or occasion of death: You’ll be the death of me yet!
Archaic. pestilence; plague.Compare Black Death.