luteinization

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

Definition of luteinization 

: the process of forming corpora lutea

Other Words from luteinization

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

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1929, in the meaning defined above

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luteinization

noun
lu·tein·iza·tion
variants: or chiefly British luteinisation \ˌlüt-ē-ən-ə-ˈzā-shən, ˌlü-ˌtēn- \

Medical Definition of luteinization 

: the process of forming corpora lutea

Other Words from luteinization

luteinize also British luteinise \ˈlüt-ē-ə-ˌnīz, ˈlü-ˌtē-ˌnīz \ verb luteinized also British luteinised; luteinizing also British luteinising

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