Significado de “gangrene” - Diccionario inglés

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gangrenenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈɡæŋ.ɡriːn/ us /ɡæŋˈɡriːn/

the decay of a part of a person's body because the blood has stopped flowing there:

They had to amputate his leg because gangrene had set in.
gangrenous
adjective uk /ˈɡæŋ.ɡrɪ.nəs/ us /ˈɡæŋ.ɡrə.nəs/

(Definición de gangrene de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

gangrene en inglés americano

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gangrenenoun [ U ]

us /ˈɡæŋ·ɡrin, ɡæŋˈɡrin/

decay of part of a person’s body because the blood has stopped flowing there:

Doctors were afraid gangrene might set in.

(Definición de gangrene de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)