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arborization

noun ar·bo·ri·za·tion

Medical Definition of arborization

  1. :  a treelike figure or arrangement of branching parts; especially :  a treelike part or process (as a dendrite) of a nerve cell <the terminal arborization of an axon>



Variants of arborization

or British ar·bo·ri·sa·tion \ˌär-bə-rə-ˈzā-shən\play

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