Defunction - definition of defunction by The Free Dictionary
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literary the act of dying; death
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Risk of peritonitis and fatal septicaemia and the need to defunction
the low anastomosis.
The cholecysto-colic fistula was repaired in two layers and a loop ileostomy was created to defunction
To reduce the severity of the sequelae of a leak, many surgeons routinely defunction
their anastomosis proximally.