recanalization re·can·a·li·za·tion (rē-kān'ə-lĭ-zā'shən)
The restoration of the lumen of a blood vessel following thrombotic occlusion by restoration of the channel or by the formation of new channels.
Spontaneous restoration of the lumen of an occluded duct or tube.
|an obscure term ostensibly referring to a lung disease caused by silica dust, sometimes cited as one of the longest words in the English language.|
|the estimation of something as valueless (encountered mainly as an example of one of the longest words in the English language).|