verb (used with object), cic·a·trized, cic·a·triz·ing.
verb (used without object), cic·a·trized, cic·a·triz·ing.
- cicatricial tissue,
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