luteinization

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noun lu·tein·i·za·tion \ˌlü-tē-ə-nə-ˈzā-shən, ˌlü-ˌtē-nə-\

Definition of luteinization

  1. :  the process of forming corpora lutea

luteinize

play \ˈlü-tē-ə-ˌnīz, ˈlü-ˌtē-ˌnīz\ verb

1929

First Known Use of luteinization

1929


Medical Dictionary

luteinization

noun lu·tein·iza·tion
variants: or chiefly British

luteinisation

\ˌlüt-ē-ən-ə-ˈzā-shən, ˌlü-ˌtēn-\play play

Medical Definition of luteinization

  1. :  the process of forming corpora lutea

luteinize

also British

luteinise

\ˈlüt-ē-ə-ˌnīz, ˈlü-ˌtē-ˌnīz\play play verb

luteinized

also British

luteinised

;

luteinizing

also British

luteinising


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