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1. gangrene

verb. ['ˈgængriːn'] undergo necrosis.

Synonyms

  • waste
  • rot
  • necrose
  • mortify

Antonyms

  • consume

Etymology

  • gangraena (Latin)
  • γάγγραινα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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2. gangrene

noun. ['ˈgængriːn'] the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply).

Synonyms

  • myonecrosis
  • necrosis
  • sphacelus
  • death

Antonyms

  • birth
  • middle
  • beginning
  • underspend

Etymology

  • gangraena (Latin)
  • γάγγραινα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. gangrene

noun. ['ˈgængriːn'] necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass.

Synonyms

  • gas gangrene
  • dry gangrene
  • clostridial myonecrosis
  • mummification
  • mumification necrosis
  • cold gangrene
  • emphysematous gangrene
  • gangrenous emphysema
  • emphysematous phlegmon
  • slough
  • sphacelus
  • pathology
  • progressive emphysematous necrosis

Antonyms

  • recuperate
  • conserve
  • providence
  • hospitable

Etymology

  • gangraena (Latin)
  • γάγγραινα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container.

Synonyms

  • gaseous state
  • state

Antonyms

  • stay
  • impure
  • defeat

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

5. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely.

Synonyms

  • bottled gas
  • propylene
  • blowing gas
  • afterdamp
  • inert gas
  • butene
  • greenhouse gas
  • phosphine
  • hydrogen
  • teargas
  • butane
  • butylene
  • nitrogen
  • producer gas
  • blow gas
  • ozone
  • atomic number 8
  • propene
  • air
  • atmosphere
  • atomic number 9
  • poison gas
  • Cl
  • fluorine
  • ideal gas
  • N
  • nitrogen dioxide
  • sewer gas
  • cyanogen
  • mephitis
  • atomic number 1
  • fumes
  • propane
  • arsine
  • exhaust
  • formaldehyde
  • lachrymator
  • compressed gas
  • tear gas
  • fluid
  • firedamp
  • chlorine
  • methanal
  • inhalant
  • liquefied petroleum gas
  • ethylene
  • nitric oxide
  • noble gas
  • sulfur dioxide
  • H
  • ethene
  • phosgene
  • water gas
  • oxygen
  • F
  • atomic number 7
  • argonon
  • O
  • sulphur dioxide
  • atomic number 17
  • sublimate
  • greenhouse emission
  • lacrimator
  • methane
  • perfect gas
  • air gas

Antonyms

  • succeed
  • inhale
  • stay in place
  • come

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

6. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines.

Synonyms

  • leaded gasoline
  • leaded petrol
  • unleaded gasoline
  • gasohol
  • napalm
  • gasolene
  • fuel
  • unleaded petrol
  • petrol
  • hydrocarbon

Antonyms

  • unleaded gasoline
  • beginning
  • failure
  • complain

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

7. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a state of excessive gas in the alimentary canal.

Synonyms

  • physiological condition
  • flatulence
  • physiological state
  • flatulency

Antonyms

  • unchangeable
  • nondisposable
  • gaseous
  • solid

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

8. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a pedal that controls the throttle valve.

Synonyms

  • foot lever
  • auto
  • car
  • accelerator
  • motorcar
  • aeroplane
  • gas pedal
  • treadle
  • automobile
  • gun
  • foot pedal
  • machine
  • accelerator pedal
  • pedal
  • plane
  • airplane

Antonyms

  • anticyclone
  • cyclone
  • refresh
  • fill

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

9. gas

verb. ['ˈgæs'] attack with gas; subject to gas fumes.

Synonyms

  • attack
  • teargas

Antonyms

  • deposit
  • inferior
  • dissatisfaction

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

10. gas

verb. ['ˈgæs'] show off.

Synonyms

  • shoot a line
  • blow
  • crow
  • hyperbolize
  • puff
  • hyperbolise
  • tout
  • overstate
  • gasconade
  • boast
  • exaggerate
  • magnify
  • bluster
  • amplify
  • overdraw
  • swash
  • brag
  • vaunt
  • gloat

Antonyms

  • criticize
  • lack
  • decrease
  • reduce

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

Sentences with gas-gangrene


1. Noun Phrase
The latter infections are rare but very serious and include gas gangrene and so-called flesh-eating infections (known medically as necrotizing faciitis).

2.
Noun Phrase
Bacteria in the genus Clostridium are responsible for a wide range of human diseases ranging from mild food poisoning to botulism as well as tetanus and
gas gangrene**.

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