Meaning of LIFE in English
( n. )
The state of being which begins with generation, birth, or germination, and ends with death; also, the time during which this state continues; that state of an animal or plant in which all or any of its organs are capable of performing all or any of their functions; -- used of all animal and vegetable organisms.
Webster's Revised Unabridged English Dictionary. Пересмотренный полный словарь английского языка Webster. 2012