noun, plural cic·a·tri·ces [sik-uh-trahy-seez]. /ˌsɪk əˈtraɪ siz/.
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Origin of cicatrix
OTHER WORDS FROM cicatrixcic·a·tri·cial [sik-uh-trish-uhl], /ˌsɪk əˈtrɪʃ əl/, adjectiveci·cat·ri·cose [si-ka-tri-kohs, sik-uh-], /sɪˈkæ trɪˌkoʊs, ˈsɪk ə-/, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for cicatrix
He turned over the neck of his patient's shirt and showed the cicatrice, angry and ugly.Doom Castle|Neil Munro
She lived to be eighty-five, and to the day of her death caressed the scar—the cicatrice of a love-wound.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 12|Elbert Hubbard
The fire has seared, the cicatrice remains—though to be hidden away, of course.'Murphy'|Major Gambier-Parry
It is concealed by the paint, but remove that, and you will find it hath all the form of a cicatrice of a corresponding shape.The Wept of Wish-Ton-Wish|James Fenimore Cooper
There was the cicatrice of an old wound on a lower limb, but otherwise there was no spot or blemish upon the body.Lights and Shadows of New York Life|James D. McCabe