Medical Dictionary

pneumatization

noun pneu·ma·ti·za·tion
variants: also British

pneumatisation

\ˌn(y)ü-mət-ə-ˈzā-shən\play

Medical Definition of pneumatization

  1. :  the presence or development of air-filled cavities in a bone pneumatization of the temporal bone


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