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sphacelus

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gangrene, sphacelus, sloughnoun

    necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass

  2. necrosis, mortification, gangrene, sphacelusnoun

    the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sphacelusnoun

    gangrenous part; gangrene; slough

    Etymology: [NL., fr. Gr. .]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sphacelus

    sfas′e-lus, n. gangrene.—adjs. Sphac′elate, -d, necrosed.—ns. Sphacelā′tion, Sphacelis′mus, necrosis; Sphacelō′ma, a genus of fungi containing anthracnose. [Gr. sphakelos.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sphacelus in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sphacelus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Images & Illustrations of sphacelus

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