colliquation

noun

col·​li·​qua·​tion ˌkäl-ə-ˈkwā-zhən, -shən How to pronounce colliquation (audio)
: the breakdown and liquefaction of tissue

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“Colliquation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/colliquation. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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