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Related / Similar Words: necrosis, mortification, sphacelus, slough, necrose, mortify, sphacelate

 

Definition:
  • the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply);
  • necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass;
  • undergo necrosis; "the tissue around the wound necrosed";

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    Hyponyms: myonecrosis, dry gangrene, cold gangrene, mumification necrosis, mummification, gas gangrene, clostridial myonecrosis, emphysematous gangrene, emphysematous phlegmon, gangrenous emphysema, gas phlegmon, progressive emphysematous necrosis

     

    Derivational Morphology: necrose, mortify, sphacelate, sphacelus, slough, necrosis, mortification

     

    Anagrams: arranger

     

     
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