Medical Dictionary

cauterize

vt cau·ter·ize
cau·ter·ized or British cau·ter·isedcau·ter·iz·ing or British cau·ter·is·ing

Medical Definition of CAUTERIZE

:  to sear with a cautery or caustic
cau·ter·iza·tion or British cau·ter·isa·tion \ˌkt-ə-rə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Variants of CAUTERIZE

cau·ter·ize or British cau·ter·ise \ˈkt-ə-ˌrīz\

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