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necrobiosis definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: (physiology) the normal degeneration and death of living cells (as in various epithelial cells) [syn: necrobiosis, cell death]

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. decay in the tissues of the body, esp. swelling of the collagen bundles in the dermis. Derivatives: necrobiotic adj.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Necrobiosis Nec`ro*bi*o"sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? dead + ? way of life, fr. ? life.] (Biol. & Med.) The death of a part by molecular disintegration and without loss of continuity, as in the processes of degeneration and atrophy.




 


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