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Examples from the Web for autodigestion
A m/200 HCl solution gives marked acceleration of the autodigestion of the liver.
This would explain why autodigestion takes place after oxidations cease.
It is of interest to look for more examples of autodigestion accompanying phenomena of regeneration.