recalcification

noun
re·​cal·​ci·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ ˌrē-ˌkal-sə-fə-ˈkā-shən How to pronounce recalcification (audio) \

Medical Definition of recalcification

: the restoration of calcium or calcium compounds to decalcified tissue (as bone or blood)

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“Recalcification.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/recalcification. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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