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cicatricial

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adjective cic·a·tri·cial \ˌsi-kə-ˈtri-shəl\

Definition of cicatricial

  1. :  of or relating to a cicatrix



1881

First Known Use of cicatricial

1881


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cicatricial

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adjective cic·a·tri·cial \ˌsik-ə-ˈtrish-əl\

Medical Definition of cicatricial

  1. :  relating to or having the character of a cicatrix <excision of a cicatricial lesion>




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