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septic

 [sep´tik]
pertaining to sepsis.

sep·tic

(sep'tik), Do not confuse this word with septal.
Relating to or caused by sepsis.

septic

(sĕp′tĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, having the nature of, or affected by sepsis.
2. Causing sepsis; putrefactive.

sep·tic′i·ty (-tĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

sep·tic

(sep'tik)
Relating to or caused by sepsis.

septic

Pertaining to SEPSIS.

Septic

Referring to the presence of infection.
Mentioned in: Puerperal Infection
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