Death and decay of body tissue, often in a limb or digit, caused by insufficient blood supply to the affected area as a result of injury, infection, or disease, and commonly classified as wet (when bacterial infection is involved) or dry (when infection is not a significant factor).
The death of cells or tissues from severe injury or disease, especially in a localized area of the body. Causes of necrosis include inadequate blood supply (as in infarcted tissue), bacterial infection, traumatic injury, and hyperthermia.
A humiliating condition or circumstance.
Punishment intended to correct or train:
A feeling of sorrow, disappointment, distress, or remorse about something that one wishes could be different.
The act or process of degrading.
The satisfaction imposed, as the recital of certain prayers
Respect for propriety or morality:
A person or thing that brings shame, dishonor, or reproach (to one, etc.)
A victory, especially in a competition.
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