Synonyms for necropsy

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Necropsy protocols usually are incomplete and unsatisfactory in their descriptions of the heart.

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"post-mortem examination," 1839, from necro- + opsis "a sight" (see eye (n.)). As a verb, recorded from 1889.

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autopsy

nounexamination of dead body

postmortem

nounanalysis after death
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