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albicans al·bi·cans (āl'bĭ-kānz')
n. pl. al·bi·can·ti·a (āl'bĭ-kān'tē-ə)
The white fibrous scar tissue in an ovary that results after the involution and regression of the corpus luteum. Also called corpus albicans.

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The species has also been known in the past as monilia albicans and oidium albicans.
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