verb (used with object), cic·a·trized, cic·a·triz·ing.
verb (used without object), cic·a·trized, cic·a·triz·ing.
Origin of cicatrize
Examples from the Web for cicatrize
The wound is beginning to cicatrize, and generates laudable pus.The Evil Eye; Or, The Black Spector|William Carleton
There are certain pains that nothing can alleviate, nor heal, and there are wounds that nothing can cicatrize.Current History, A Monthly Magazine|New York Times
Humility is also a healing virtue; it will cicatrize a thousand wounds, which pride would keep for ever open.Lectures on Art|Washington Allston