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Necrosis

Ne`cro´sis   Pronunciation: nė`krō´sĭs
n.1.(Med.) The pathologic death of part of a tissue due to irreversible damage. Contrast to necrobiosis, which is a normal death of cells in a tissue. Formerly, applied primarily to death of bone tissue.
2.(Bot.) A disease of trees, in which the branches gradually dry up from the bark to the center.
Noun1.necrosis - the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)
Pronunciation: (nuh-KROH-sis)

Dead tissue that surrounds healthy tissue in the body.

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