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necrobiosis

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noun nec·ro·bi·o·sis \-bī-ˈō-səs\

Medical Definition of necrobiosis

plural necrobioses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  death of a cell or group of cells within a tissue whether normal (as in various epithelial tissues) or part of a pathologic process—compare necrosis




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