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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Suffering from tissue death.

Usage examples (30)
  • If neglected, it may become ulcerous or gangrenous, which is a very serious condition.
  • Or, to put it more simply, the wound is gangrenous.
  • Note: green polish on toes looks gangrenous and repulsive.
  • Large portions of the skin may become gangrenous and slough. for more
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