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hyalinization

[ hahy-uh-luh-nuh-zey-shuhn ]
/ ˌhaɪ ə lə nəˈzeɪ ʃən /
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noun Pathology.

a condition in which normal tissue deteriorates into a homogeneous, translucent material.

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Origin of hyalinization

First recorded in 1915–20; hyalinize + -ation
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Medical definitions for hyalinization

hyalinization
[ hī′ə-lĭn′ĭ-zāshən ]

n.

The formation of hyalin.

Other words from hyalinization

hya•lin•ized (ə-lə-nīzd′) adj.
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