keratinization

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noun ke·ra·ti·ni·za·tion \ˌker-ə-tə-nə-ˈzā-shən, kə-ˌra-tə-nə-\

Definition of keratinization

  1. :  conversion into keratin or keratinous tissue

keratinize

play \ˈker-ə-tə-ˌnīz, kə-ˈra-tə-ˌnīz\ verb

Circa 1887

First Known Use of keratinization

circa 1887


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keratinization

noun ke·ra·ti·ni·za·tion

Medical Definition of keratinization

  1. :  conversion into keratin or keratinous tissue

Variants of keratinization

or British

keratinisation

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