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necrotize

[nek-ruh-tahyz]
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verb (used without object), nec·ro·tized, nec·ro·tiz·ing.
  1. to undergo necrosis.
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verb (used with object), nec·ro·tized, nec·ro·tiz·ing.
  1. to cause necrosis in (a tissue, an organ, etc.).
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Also especially British, nec·ro·tise.

Origin of necrotize

1870–75; necrot(ic) + -ize
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necrotized in Medicine

necrotize

(nĕkrə-tīz′)
v.
  1. To undergo necrosis or cause to necrose.
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