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cataplasia

cat·a·pla·sia

cataplasia

pronunciation:
kae t pleI zh [or] kae t pleI zi
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part of speech: noun
definition: degeneration of cells or tissue.
derivation: cataplastic (adj.)
Word Parts
The word cataplasia contains the following parts:
cata- Greek prefix that means down; completely, thoroughly; against; according to