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sepsis


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Sepsis  \Sep"sis\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ???  putrefaction.]  (Med.) 
  The  poisoning  of  the  system  by  the  introduction  of  putrescent 
  material  into  the  blood. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  sepsis 
  n  :  the  presence  of  pus-forming  bacteria  or  their  toxins  in  the 
  blood  or  tissues 




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