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n.1. the conversion of dead tissue into a hard shrunken mass, chiefly by dehydration. 2. (in dentistry) the application of a fixative to the dental pulp to prevent decomposition.

1. the conversion of dead tissue into a hard shrunken mass, chiefly by dehydration. 2. (in dentistry) the application of a fixative to the dental pulp to prevent decomposition.

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