necrosis

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

ne·cro·sis

noun \nə-ˈkrō-səs, ne-\
plural ne·cro·ses \-ˌsēz\

Definition of NECROSIS

: death of living tissue; specifically : death of a portion of tissue differentially affected by local injury (as loss of blood supply, corrosion, burning, or the local lesion of a disease)—compare necrobiosis

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