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opacify

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verb opac·i·fy \ō-ˈpas-ə-ˌfī\

Medical Definition of opacify

opacified

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opacifying

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to cause (as the cornea or internal organs) to become opaque or radiopaque

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to become opaque or radiopaque


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