sepsis

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σῆψις (sêpsis, putrefaction), from σήπειν (sḗpein, to make rotten), from σήψ (sḗps, a kind of lizard; also a kind of serpent whose bite was alleged to cause putrefaction).

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sepsis (countable and uncountable, plural sepses)

  1. (pathology) A serious medical condition in which the whole body is inflamed, causing injury to its own tissues and organs as a response to infection.

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsepsis/, [ˈs̠e̞ps̠is̠]
  • Rhymes: -epsis
  • Syllabification: sep‧sis

Noun[edit]

sepsis

  1. sepsis

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Inflection of sepsis (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative sepsis sepsikset
genitive sepsiksen sepsisten
sepsiksien
partitive sepsistä sepsiksiä
illative sepsikseen sepsiksiin
singular plural
nominative sepsis sepsikset
accusative nom. sepsis sepsikset
gen. sepsiksen
genitive sepsiksen sepsisten
sepsiksien
partitive sepsistä sepsiksiä
inessive sepsiksessä sepsiksissä
elative sepsiksestä sepsiksistä
illative sepsikseen sepsiksiin
adessive sepsiksellä sepsiksillä
ablative sepsikseltä sepsiksiltä
allative sepsikselle sepsiksille
essive sepsiksenä sepsiksinä
translative sepsikseksi sepsiksiksi
instructive sepsiksin
abessive sepsiksettä sepsiksittä
comitative sepsiksineen
Possessive forms of sepsis (type vastaus)
possessor singular plural
1st person sepsikseni sepsiksemme
2nd person sepsiksesi sepsiksenne
3rd person sepsiksensä

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σῆψις (sêpsis).

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  • IPA(key): /ˈsebsis/, [ˈseβsis]

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sepsis f (plural sepsis)

  1. (pathology) sepsis

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