epithelialize[ĕpˌə-thēˈlē-ə-līzˌ] or ep·i·the·lize [-thēˈlīz]
epithelialize definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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or ep·i·the·lizeverb ep·i·the·li·al·ized or ep·i·the·lized, ep·i·the·li·al·iz·ing or ep·i·the·liz·ing, ep·i·the·li·al·iz·es or ep·i·the·liz·es verb, transitive
To cover (a wound, for example) with epithelial tissue.verb, intransitive
To become covered with epithelial tissue.
- epˌi·theˌli·al·i·zaˈtion noun
epithelialize - Medical Definition
To become covered with epithelial tissue, as of a wound.
Variant of epithelize