remineralization

noun
re·​min·​er·​al·​iza·​tion
variants: also British remineralisation \ ˌrē-​ˌmin(-​ə)-​rə-​lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce remineralisation (audio) \

Medical Definition of remineralization

: the restoring of minerals to demineralized structures or substances remineralization of bone

Other Words from remineralization

remineralize \ (ˈ)rē-​ˈmin(-​ə)-​rə-​ˌlīz How to pronounce remineralize (audio) \ verb remineralized; remineralizing

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“Remineralization.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/remineralization. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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