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livor mortis

[′lī‚vȯr ′mȯrd·əs]
(pathology)
The reddish-blue discoloration of the cadaver that occurs in the dependent portions of the body due to gradual gravitational flow of unclotted blood.
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Prandelli said: "We did hear from Andrea before the Livor no match, and he is going through a tricky time.
A whole book (2) has been written covering various parameters--such as livor mortis (the pooling of the blood in the dependent portions of the body after death), rigor mortis (stiffening of the body), the temperature of the body when found, potassium levels in the vitreous humor (the eye fluid) and a whole host of other factors--none of which give hard-and-fast rules for determining the time since death.
6) The word for bruise, livor, is a homonym for Envy (Livor): a hint, perhaps, at the subtext of jealousy that governs the story Pygmalion (Sharrock, "Womanufacture" 43).
Livor Rioja Tinto 2000, Vina Ijalba, Spain (pounds 6.
Approximately 6 to 8 hours after death, the livor (the area of deep purple where gravity has drawn the blood) can no longer be shifted by moving the body.
oscula dat reddique putat loquiturque tenetque et credit tactis digitos insidere membris et metuit, pressos veniat ne livor in artus (10.
Quid curem quod me livor sectetur ubique, si semper virtus invidiosa fuit?