Share this entry

American English: /nɛˈkroʊsəs/
British English: /nɛˈkrəʊsɪs/

Translation of necrosis in Spanish:

noun plural -crosesPronunciation: /-siːz/

uncountable or countable
  • Example sentences
    • As the disease progresses, necrosis and liver cell death may lead to fibrosis.
    • The combination increases the risk of soft tissue necrosis and osteonecrosis.
    • Multifocal calcifications associated with tumor cell necrosis were also seen.

Definition of necrosis in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: