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necropsy

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noun nec·rop·sy \ˈne-ˌkräp-sē\

Definition of necropsy

plural

necropsies

  1. :  autopsy 1; especially :  an autopsy performed on an animal



Examples of necropsy in a sentence

  1. <a necropsy failed to definitively establish a cause of death>



1856

First Known Use of necropsy

1856


2

necropsy

verb nec·rop·sy

Definition of necropsy

necropsied

necropsying

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to perform an autopsy on



1927

First Known Use of necropsy

1927

Rhymes with necropsy


Medical Dictionary

1

necropsy

play
noun nec·rop·sy \ˈnek-ˌräp-sē\

Medical Definition of necropsy

plural

necropsies

  1. :  autopsy; especially :  an autopsy performed on an animal




2

necropsy

transitive verb nec·rop·sy

Medical Definition of necropsy

necropsied

;

necropsying

  1. :  to perform an autopsy especially on an animal




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