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noun vas·cu·lar·i·za·tion \ˌvas-kyə-lə-rə-ˈzā-shən\

Definition of vascularization

  1. :  the process of becoming vascular; also :  abnormal or excessive formation of blood vessels (as in the retina or on the cornea)



1818

First Known Use of vascularization

1818


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vascularization

noun vas·cu·lar·iza·tion

Medical Definition of vascularization

  1. :  the process of becoming vascular; also :  abnormal or excessive formation of blood vessels (as in the retina or on the cornea)



Variants of vascularization

also British vas·cu·lar·isa·tion \ˌvas-kyə-lə-rə-ˈzā-shən\play

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