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Meaning of “gangrene” - Learner’s Dictionary

gangrene

noun [U]     /ˈɡæŋɡriːn/
the death and decay of a part of the body because blood is not flowing through itDisorders and diseases of the heart and blood
Translations of “gangrene”
in Vietnamese chứng hoại thư…
in Spanish gangrena…
in Thai เนื้อร้าย…
in Malaysian kelemayuh…
in French gangrène…
in German der Brand…
in Chinese (Traditional) 壞疽…
in Indonesian luka membusuk…
in Russian гангрена…
in Turkish kangren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 坏疽…
in Polish gangrena…
(Definition of gangrene from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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