caseation

noun ca·se·ation \ ˌkā-sē-ˈā-shən \

Definition of caseation

: necrosis with conversion of damaged tissue into a soft cheesy substance

caseate

play \ˈkā-sē-ˌāt\ intransitive verb

Origin and Etymology of caseation

Latin caseus cheese


Medical Dictionary

caseation

noun ca·se·ation \ ˌkā-sē-ˈā-shən \

medical Definition of caseation

: necrosis with conversion of damaged tissue into a soft cheesy substance

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