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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

lysis of plant or animal tissue by an internal process

Usage examples (7)
  • Noun : My digestion is bad
  • This, acting on the cell walls, the starch granules, and other constituents of the cells, transforms them into gum, and even changes into gum the Coryneum itself, reminding the...
  • Gilbert: Your freakish act of self-digestion becomes a sensation.
  • Klionsky DJ (2004) Development by self-digestion: molecular mechanisms and biological functions of autophagy. for more
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