marbleization

noun
mar·​ble·​iza·​tion | \ ˌmär-bə-lə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce marbleization (audio) \

Medical Definition of marbleization

: the process of becoming or the condition of being veined or marked like marble examination revealed marbleization of both lower extremitiesJournal of the American Medical Association

called also marmoration

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“Marbleization.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/marbleization. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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