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necrosis
used in The Magic Mountain

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Definition
the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)
  • Karen Karstedt did not indulge in self-deception about even the final stages of her illness; she knew only too well how things stood and what the necrosis in her fingertips meant.
    5.8 - Danse Macabre (95% in)

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