Cicatrizing
Cicatrize Cic"a*trize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cicatrized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cicatrizing}.] [Cf. F. cicatriser, fr. cicatrice, L. cicatrix, scar.] (Med.) To heal or induce the formation of a cicatrix in, as in wounded or ulcerated flesh. --Wiseman. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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