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Gangrene

Gan´grene
n.1.(Med.) A term formerly restricted to mortification of the soft tissues which has not advanced so far as to produce complete loss of vitality; but now applied to mortification of the soft parts in any stage.
v. t. & i.1.To produce gangrene in; to be affected with gangrene.
[imp. & p. p. Gangrened ; p. pr. & vb. n. Gangrening.]
Noun1.gangrene - necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass
Synonyms: slough, sphacelus
2.gangrene - the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)
Verb1.gangrene - undergo necrosis; "the tissue around the wound necrosed"
Pronunciation: (GANG-green)

the death of body tissue, most often caused by a lack of blood flow and infection. It can lead to amputation.

To see someone affected with gangrene in your dream, foretells of grief, loss and possible death of someone near.break up, canker, caries, carrion, corrupt, corruption, crumble, crumble into dust, dandruff, decay, decompose, decomposition, disintegrate, dry gangrene, dry rot, excrement, fall into decay, fall to pieces, fester, filth, foul matter, foulness, furfur, gas gangrene, go bad, go to pieces, mess, mildew, moist gangrene, mold, molder, mortification, mortify, muck, mucus, necrose, necrosis, necrotic tissue, noma, obscenity, ordure, pus, putrefaction, putrefy, putresce, putrescence, putrid matter, putridity, putridness, rancidity, rancidness, rankle, rankness, rot, rottenness, scurf, scuz, slime, slough, smut, snot, sordes, sphacelate, sphacelation, sphacelus, spoil, spoilage, suppurate, tooth decay
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