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luteinization

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noun lu·tein·i·za·tion \ˌlü-tē-ə-nə-ˈzā-shən, ˌlü-ˌtē-nə-\

Definition of luteinization

  1. :  the process of forming corpora lutea

luteinize play \ˈlü-tē-ə-ˌnīz, ˈlü-ˌtē-ˌnīz\ verb


1929

First Known Use of luteinization

1929


Medical Dictionary

luteinization

noun lu·tein·iza·tion

Medical Definition of luteinization

  1. :  the process of forming corpora lutea

luteinize also British luteinise \ˈlüt-ē-ə-ˌnīz, ˈlü-ˌtē-ˌnīz\play play verb luteinized also British luteinised; luteinizing also British luteinising


Variants of luteinization

or chiefly British luteinisation \ˌlüt-ē-ən-ə-ˈzā-shən, ˌlü-ˌtēn-\play play

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