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- n. A technique for preserving bodies or body parts by replacing the water and fat with certain plastics.
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- n. a process involving fixation and dehydration and forced impregnation and hardening of biological tissues; water and lipids are replaced by curable polymers (silicone or epoxy or polyester) that are subsequently hardened
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