noun, plural ec·chy·mo·ses [ek-uh-moh-seez] /ˌɛk əˈmoʊ siz/. Pathology.
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Origin of ecchymosis
OTHER WORDS FROM ecchymosisec·chy·mot·ic [ek-uh-mot-ik] /ˌɛk əˈmɒt ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby ecchymosis
Example sentences from the Web for ecchymotic
Minute dots (speckled redness) are due to minute extravasations, and ecchymotic irregular patches are sometimes seen.
The skin is generally yellow, sometimes quite intensely icteric, but seldom showing the ecchymotic extravasations of yellow fever.
The stomach walls, however, were reddened and ecchymotic, and the mesenteric vessels were dilated.Barium, A Cause of the Loco-Weed Disease|Albert Cornelius Crawford
The muscles are friable and are covered with ecchymotic spots.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture