Medical Dictionary

sacralization

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noun sa·cral·iza·tion \ˌsā-krə-lə-ˈzā-shən\
variants: also British

sacralisation

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Medical Definition of sacralization

  1. :  incorporation (as of the last lumbar vertebra or any of its parts) into the sacrum; specifically :  a congenital anomaly in which the fifth lumbar vertebra is fused to the sacrum in varying degrees


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