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postmortem examination

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of postmortem examination

  1. examination of a dead body especially to find out the cause of death <a coroner performed the postmortem examination with painstaking thoroughness> Synonyms necropsy, postmortem, autopsyRelated Words dissectionNear Antonyms biopsy, vivisection




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