canalization[kə nal′ə zā′s̸hən, kan′ə lə-]
canalization definition by Webster's New World
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- the act of canalizing
- a system of canals or channels
- the formation of canals in the body tissues, naturally or artificially, as sometimes to drain wounds
canalization definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The act or an instance of canalizing.
- A system of canals.
canalization - Medical Definition
The formation of canals or channels in tissue.