GLOSSARY to LECTURE #7.


DEATH INVESTIGATION

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laceration

a deep cut or tear in skin or flesh.


lividity

changing color of the dead body (blue)


Livor mortis

Pooling of the blood in the lower points of the body due to gravity, giving the skin purplish-red discoloration.