cicatrize

verb
cic·​a·​trize
variants: or British cicatrise \ ˈsik-​ə-​ˌtrīz \
cicatrized or British cicatrised; cicatrizing or British cicatrising

Medical Definition of cicatrize

transitive verb

1 : to induce the formation of a scar in
2 : scar

intransitive verb

: to heal by forming a scar

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