Meaning of NECROSIS in English

NECROSIS

[ne.cro.sis] n, pl ne.cro.ses [LL, fr. Gk nekrosis, fr. nekroun to make dead, fr. nekros dead body] (1665): usu. localized death of living tissue -- ne.crot.ic adj

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