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A dead body, especially one intended for dissection.

[Middle English, from Latin cadāver, from cadere, to fall, die; see kad- in Indo-European roots.]

ca·dav′er·ic (-ər-ĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.cadaveric - of or relating to a cadaver or corpse; "we had long anticipated his cadaverous end"


a. rel. a cadáver;


adj cadavérico, de cadáver
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For this reason, the current supply of organs is generated by altruistic cadaveric and living donors (LDs).
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In addition to helping identify which surgery results in better outcomes, a greater understanding of how these patients function in the gait lab will allow investigators to better design biomechanical cadaveric studies.
We conducted a cadaveric study to determine the size of cartilage grafts that can be taken from the tragus without distorting tragal anatomy.
15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that the cobas MPX and cobas WNV assays can now be used for testing of human organ and tissue from cadaveric (non-heart beating) donors, expanding the range of approved uses for the cobas 6800/8800 Systems and assays in markets accepting the CE mark.
Six male cadaveric specimens of the pelvis were obtained through our university's Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology.
A cadaveric study showed a small number of free nerve endings in the fibro-cartilage tissue of the peripheral half of the labrum, with no evidence for mechanoreceptors (Vangsness et al 1995).
5 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association, the authors note: "To the extent that HLA matching demonstrably improves survival of cadaveric renal allografts, it is an efficient means to effect difficult allocative choices.
Summary: The country's first cadaveric organ transplant was performed on a 23-year old Somali woman with kidney failure.
Commercially produced cadaveric hGH has been associated with only 1 previously reported case of iCJD: CJD developed in a 39-yearold Austrian man [approximately equal to] 22 years after he received commercial cadaveric hGH (Crescormon, Kabivitrum, Stockholm, Sweden) during 1984-1985 (3).
We particularly need to promote deceased or cadaveric organ donation culture in our country," he said.