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necrotize

Saltos de línea: necro|tize
Pronunciación: /ˈnɛkrətʌɪz
 
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(also necrotise)

Definición de necrotize en inglés:

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Medicine
(With reference to cells) die or cause to die owing to disease, injury, or failure of the blood supply: [no object]: the cells tend to ulcerate and necrotize [with object]: scans showed that most of her brain had been necrotized
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Locally the soft tissues can rapidly necrotize.
  • They are known to have a great ability to invade and to necrotize tissue.
  • The focused sound waves result in an increase of temperature, and its thermal energy increases to necrotize tumor cells.

Origen

early 20th century: from necrotic + -ize.

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