canaliculization

[ kăn′ə-lĭk′yə-lĭ-zāshən ]

n.

The formation of small canals or channels in tissue.

Nearby words

  1. celestine v, saint,
  2. celestite,
  3. celia,
  4. celiac,
  5. celiac artery,
  6. celiac ganglion,
  7. celiac gland,
  8. celiac plexus,
  9. celiac plexus reflex,
  10. celiac trunk


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