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livor mortis

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noun li·vor mor·tis \ˈlī-ˌvȯr-ˈmȯrt-əs, -vər-\

Medical Definition of livor mortis

  1. :  hypostasis of the blood following death that causes a purplish red discoloration of the skin—called also dependent lividity, postmortem lividity




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