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fibroplasia

[fahy-bruh-pley-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh]
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noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. the formation of fibrous tissue.
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Origin of fibroplasia

From New Latin, dating back to 1925–30; see origin at fibro-, -plasia
Related formsfi·bro·plas·tic [fahy-bruh-plas-tik] /ˌfaɪ brəˈplæs tɪk/, adjective
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fibroplasia in Medicine

fibroplasia

(fī′brə-plāzhə)
n.
  1. The formation of fibrous tissue, as normally occurs in the healing of wounds.
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Related formsfi′bro•plastic (-plăstĭk) adj.
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