epithelialization
or epithelization noun Date: circa 1934 the process of becoming covered with or converted to epithelium • epithelialize or epithelize transitive verb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • epithelialization — See epithelialize. * * * …   Universalium

  • epithelialization — noun a) the process that covers a wound with epithelial tissue b) the process of assembling an epithelium from non epithelial cells, such as in the process of mesenchymal to epithelial transition. See Also: epithelialize …   Wiktionary

  • epithelialization — Formation of epithelium over a denuded surface. SYN: epithelization. * * * ep·i·the·li·al·iza·tion (ep″ĭ the″le əl ĭ zaґshən) healing by the growth of epithelium over a denuded surface …   Medical dictionary

  • epithelialization — ep·i·the·lial·i·za·tion …   English syllables

  • epithelialization — noun see epithelization …   Useful english dictionary

  • epithelialize — epithelialization, n. /ep euh thee lee euh luyz /, v.t., v.i., epithelialized, epithelializing. to form a covering of epithelial cells over, as a wound. Also, esp. Brit., epithelialise. [EPITHELIAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • epithelization — SYN: epithelialization. * * * ep·i·the·li·za·tion .ep ə .thē lə zā shən or ep·i·the·lial·iza·tion .thē lē ə lə or Brit ep·i·the·li·sa·tion or ep·i·the·lial·isa·tion n the process of becoming covered with or converted to epithelium <rapid and… …   Medical dictionary

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