Medical Dictionary

cicatrize

verb cic·a·trize
variants: or British

cicatrise

\ˈsik-ə-ˌtrīz\play

Medical Definition of cicatrize

cicatrized

or British

cicatrised

;

cicatrizing

or British

cicatrising

  1. 1

  2. transitive verb

  3. :  to induce the formation of a scar in

  4. 2:  scar

  5. intransitive verb

  6. :  to heal by forming a scar


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