recanalization

noun
re·can·a·li·za·tion | \ (ˌ)rē-ˌka-nə-lə-ˈzā-shən \

Definition of recanalization 

: the process of restoring flow to or reuniting an interrupted channel of a bodily tube (such as a blood vessel or vas deferens)

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recanalize \(ˌ)rē-kə-ˈna-ˌlīz, (ˌ)rē-ˈka-nə-ˌlīz \ transitive verb

First Known Use of recanalization

1953, in the meaning defined above

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recanalization

noun
re·can·a·li·za·tion
variants: also British recanalisation \(ˌ)rē-ˌkan-ᵊl-ə-ˈzā-shən \

Medical Definition of recanalization 

: the process of restoring flow to or reuniting an interrupted channel of a bodily tube (as an artery or the vas deferens) recanalization of an acutely occluded vessel —Nanette Hock

Other words from recanalization

recanalize also British recanalise \-kə-ˈnal-ˌīz, -ˈkan-ᵊl-ˌīz \ transitive verb -lized also British -lised; -lizing also British -lising

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