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hyalinization

[hahy-uh-luh-nuh-zey-shuh n]
noun Pathology.
  1. 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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hyalinization in Medicine

hyalinization

(hī′ə-lĭn′ĭ-zāshən)
n.
  1. The formation of hyalin.
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Related formshya•lin•ized (ə-lə-nīzd′) adj.
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