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hyalinization

[hahy-uh-luh-nuh-zey-shuh n] /ˌhaɪ ə lə nəˈzeɪ ʃən/
noun, Pathology
1.
a condition in which normal tissue deteriorates into a homogeneous, translucent material.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; hyalinize + -ation
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hyalinization in Medicine

hyalinization hy·a·lin·i·za·tion (hī'ə-lĭn'ĭ-zā'shən)
n.
The formation of hyalin.


hy'a·lin·ized (hī'ə-lə-nīzd') adj.
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