Necropsy Definition

nekräpsē
necropsies
noun
necropsies
An examination of a dead body; postmortem.
Webster's New World

The pathological dissection of a corpse; particularly to determine cause of death. Applicable to the examination of any life form.

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verb
The act of performing a necropsy.
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Other Word Forms of Necropsy

Noun

Singular:
necropsy
Plural:
necropsies

Origin of Necropsy

  • From necro- +"Ž -opsy.

    From Wiktionary

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