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  • verb Present participle of autopsy.


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  • “Phillips is autopsying her, and he photocopied me a rough chart based on his exterior exam.”

    CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Skin Deep

  • Some decry the practice of autopsying the dead as "state-sponsored terrorism."

    Angel Pantoja Medina, Dead, Stands for Three-Day Wake

  • COOPER: Also, the news that they're going to be autopsying all of the minors -- from an autopsy, what can they determine about the time of death, the cause of death -- I mean, how much information can they glean?

    CNN Transcript Jan 4, 2006

  • We are actually autopsying every person who was in a nursing home or every person who was in a hospital, who was recovering from the hospital, not just in a hospital.

    CNN Transcript Oct 10, 2005

  • Even the tekkies who had been busy autopsying the thing had stopped, were staring at the two men.

    The Kaisho

  • Media have spent four years autopsying his behavior that season and in Sestriere -- the late nights out during the Games, the dismissive, mean-spirited answers to relatively innocent questions.

  • Twice in my career, I have discovered unsuspected gunshot wounds while autopsying alleged victims of traffic accidents.

  • Wildlife monitor the fish's progress and are now autopsying the three that have died so far. | Top Stories

  • University of Chicago pediatric neurologist Dr. Peter Huttenlocher has chronicled this extraordinary epoch in brain development by autopsying the brains of infants and young children who have died unexpectedly. Top Stories

  • I want you to set up an examining room and start autopsying the bodies. "



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