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degranulation

[dee-gran-yuh-ley-shuh n] /diˌgræn yəˈleɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the loss or elimination of granules.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; de- + granulation
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  • This inhibited mast cell degranulation and thus reduced allergic reaction.

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