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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Infarction  \In*farc"tion\,  n.  [See  {Infarce}.] 
  The  act  of  stuffing  or  filling;  an  overloading  and 
  obstruction  of  any  organ  or  vessel  of  the  body;  constipation. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  infarction 
  n  :  localized  necrosis  resulting  from  obstruction  of  the  blood 
  supply  [syn:  {infarct}] 




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