revascularize

[ ree-vas-kyuh-luh-rahyz ]

verb (used with object),re·vas·cu·lar·ized, re·vas·cu·lar·iz·ing.
  1. to surgically improve the blood circulation of (an organ or area of the body).

Origin of revascularize

1
First recorded in 1965–70; re- + vascular + -ize
  • Also especially British, re·vas·cu·lar·ise .

Words Nearby revascularize

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