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pu·tres·cent

(pyū-tres'ĕnt),
Denoting, or in the process of, putrefaction.
[L. putresco, to grow rotten, fr. puter, rotten]
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putrescent

(pyo͞o-trĕs′ənt)
adj.
1. Becoming putrid; putrefying.
2. Of or relating to putrefaction.
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pu·tres·cent

(pyū-tres'ĕnt)
Denoting, or in the process of, putrefaction.
[L. putresco, to grow rotten, fr. puter, rotten]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012