Definition of necrotizing fasciitis noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

necrotizing fasciitis

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌnɛkrətaɪzɪŋ fæʃiˈaɪt̮əs//
 
[uncountable](medical)
 
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a serious infection that causes cell tissue to be rapidly destroyed
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: necrotizing fasciitis