devascularization

[ dē-văs′kyə-lər-ĭ-zāshən ]

n.

The interruption of the blood supply to a part of the body by the blocking or destroying of blood vessels.

Nearby words

  1. devaluate,
  2. devaluation,
  3. devaluationist,
  4. devalue,
  5. devanagari,
  6. devastate,
  7. devastated,
  8. devastating,
  9. devastation,
  10. devein


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