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livor

 [li´vor]
discoloration.
livor mor´tis discoloration on dependent parts of the body after death.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

li·vor

(lī'vōr), Do not confuse this word with liver.
The livid discoloration of the skin on the dependent parts of a corpse.
[L. a black and blue spot]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

li·vor

(lī'vōr)
The livid discoloration of the skin on the dependent parts of a corpse.
[L. a black and blue spot]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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