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gangrene

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noun gan·grene \ˈgaŋ-ˌgrēn, gaŋ-ˈ, ˈgan-ˌ, gan-ˈ\

Medical Definition of gangrene

  1. :  local death of soft tissues due to loss of blood supply




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gangrene

verb gan·grene

Medical Definition of gangrene

gan·grened; gan·gren·ing

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to make gangrenous

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to become gangrenous





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