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
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Example sentences from the Web for cicatrix
He then bit Fngs arm, and the latter waked up with the pain to find that the cicatrix on his arm was no longer there.
The wound is then stitched up, and a very rapid cure generally results with very little deformity, as the cicatrix is in shadow.A Manual of the Operations of Surgery|Joseph Bell
Cicatrix horns are formed by the heaping up of epidermis in the scars that result from burns.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
A new arm is formed at the cicatrix before the next breeding season.
The cicatrix resulting from a wound depends upon its situation.Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology|W. G. Aitchison Robertson