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To be survived by somebody

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(Xavier) is survived by (his son): (Xavier's son) exists, is still alive, survives (and Xavier is dead)
Delavigne died, but he is survived by his son Marc and his grandsons Bruno and Felix.
to survive (an explosion): to live on, to continue existing, not to die (after an explosion)

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