necrotizing

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nec·ro·tiz·ing

adjective \ˈne-krə-ˌtī-ziŋ\

Definition of NECROTIZING

:  causing or undergoing necrosis <necrotizing infections> <necrotizing tissue>

Origin of NECROTIZING

Greek nekrōtikos necrotic, from nekroun
First Known Use: 1899

nec·ro·tiz·ing

adjective    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NECROTIZING

: causing, associated with, or undergoing necrosis <necrotizing infections> <necrotizing tissue>

Variants of NECROTIZING

nec·ro·tiz·ing or chiefly British nec·ro·tis·ing \ˈnek-rə-ˌtī-ziŋ\

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