infarction

[ in-fahrk-shuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF infarction
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Hence the infarction becomes the most characteristically developed in such organs as the lungs and spleen.

WORD ORIGIN

1680s, noun of action from Latin infarcire (see infarct).

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