Medical Dictionary

cavitation


cavitation

noun cav·i·ta·tion \ˌkav-ə-ˈtā-shən\

Definition of CAVITATION

1
:  the process of cavitating; especially :  the formation of cavities in an organ or tissue especially in disease
2
:  a cavity formed by cavitation
cav·i·tate \ˈkav-ə-ˌtāt\ verb, cav·i·tat·ed cav·i·tat·ing
February 27, 2015
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