postmortem examination


postmortem examination

noun

Definition of POSTMORTEM EXAMINATION

:  autopsy 1

Examples of POSTMORTEM EXAMINATION

  1. <a coroner performed the postmortem examination with painstaking thoroughness>

First Known Use of POSTMORTEM EXAMINATION

1832

Related to POSTMORTEM EXAMINATION

Synonyms
necropsy, postmortem, autopsy

postmortem examination

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of POSTMORTEM EXAMINATION

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