Definition of Cicatrize

1. Verb. Form a scar, after an injury. "The skin will cicatrize and it will heal soon"

Exact synonyms: Cicatrise
Generic synonyms: Mark, Pit, Pock, Scar
Derivative terms: Cicatrix, Cicatrix



Definition of Cicatrize

1. v. t. To heal or induce the formation of a cicatrix in, as in wounded or ulcerated flesh.

2. v. i. To heal; to have a new skin.

Definition of Cicatrize

1. Verb. (intransitive) To form a scar. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) To treat or heal a wound by causing a scar or cicatrix to form. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cicatrize

1. [v -TRIZED, -TRIZING, -TRIZES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cicatrize

cicatricotomy
cicatricula
cicatricule
cicatrisation
cicatrise
cicatrised
cicatrising
cicatrisive
cicatrix
cicatrixes
cicatrizant
cicatrizants
cicatrization
cicatrization atelectasis
cicatrizations
cicatrize (current term)
cicatrized
cicatrizes
cicatrizing
cicatrose
cicelies
cicely
cicerone
cicerones
ciceroni
ciceros
cichlid
cichlid fish
cichlids
cichloid

Literary usage of Cicatrize

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Handbook of Diseases of the Skin by Hugo Ziemssen (1885)
"Having a slight tendency to recovery, they cicatrize only after having existed for a long time. ... cicatrize ..."

2. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1897)
"As the ulcer begins to cicatrize, Kemp's rectal Irrigator is to be employed instead of the india-rubber tube. After the fluid has been ejected, ..."

3. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1897)
"As the ulcer begins to cicatrize, Kemp's rectal irrigator is to be employed instead of the india-rubber tube. After the fluid has been ejected, ..."

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