gas edema

noun

Definition of gas edema

: any of several diseases (as blackleg or malignant edema) found in mammals and marked by crepitating gassy swelling of the tissues

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“Gas edema.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gas%20edema. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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