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cavitation

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noun cav·i·ta·tion \ˌkav-ə-ˈtā-shən\

Medical Definition of cavitation

  1. 1:  the process of cavitating; especially :  the formation of cavities in an organ or tissue especially in disease

  2. 2:  a cavity formed by cavitation

cavitate \ˈkav-ə-ˌtāt\play verb cavitated; cavitating



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