fissuration

noun
fis·​su·​ra·​tion | \ ˌfish-ə-ˈrā-shən, British also ˌfish-yu̇-ˈrā- How to pronounce fissuration (audio) \

Medical Definition of fissuration

: the state of being fissured or having fissures brain fissuration

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“Fissuration.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/fissuration. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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