crenation

noun cre·na·tion \ kri-ˈnā-shən \

Definition of crenation

1 a :a crenate formation; especially :one of the rounded projections on an edge (as of a coin)
b :the quality or state of being crenate
2 :shrinkage of red blood cells resulting in crenate margins

First Known Use of crenation

1846


Medical Dictionary

crenation

noun cre·na·tion \ kri-ˈnā-shən \

medical Definition of crenation

:shrinkage of red blood cells resulting in crenated margins

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