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necroscopy

[nuh-kros-kuh-pee, ne-] /nəˈkrɒs kə pi, nɛ-/
noun, plural necroscopies.
1.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; necro- + -scopy
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British Dictionary definitions for necroscopy

necropsy

/ˈnɛkrɒpsɪ/
noun (pl) -sies, -pies
1.
another name for autopsy
Word Origin
C19: from Greek nekros dead body + opsis sight
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