medullation

noun
med·​ul·​la·​tion | \ ˌmed-ᵊl-ˈā-shən How to pronounce medullation (audio) , ˌmej-ə-ˈlā- How to pronounce medullation (audio) \

Medical Definition of medullation

: the formation of a medullary sheath or medulla

Learn More About medullation

Dictionary Entries Near medullation

medullated

medullation

medullectomy

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Medullation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/medullation. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!