Zenker's degeneration

[zĕngkərz, tsĕng]

n.

A form of severe hyaline degeneration or necrosis in skeletal muscle, occurring in severe infections.waxy degeneration Zenker's necrosis

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  2. zero-point energy,
  3. zero-rate,
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  5. zero-sum,
  6. zero-zero,
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  8. zeroth law of thermodynamics,
  9. zerubbabel,
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