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gran·u·la·tion

 (grăn′yə-lā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or process of granulating.
b. The condition or appearance of being granulated.
2.
a. Small, fleshy, beadlike protuberances, consisting of outgrowths of new capillaries, on the surface of a wound that is healing. Also called granulation tissue.
b. The formation of these protuberances.
3. The small, transient, brilliant granular markings on the photosphere of the sun.
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granulation

(ˌɡrænjʊˈleɪʃən)
n
1. the act or process of granulating
2. a granulated texture or surface
3. a single bump or grain in such a surface
4. (Physiology) See granulation tissue
5. (Astronomy) astronomy Also: granule any of numerous bright regions (approximate diameter 900 km) having a fine granular structure that can appear briefly on any part of the sun's surface
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gran•u•la•tion

(ˌgræn yəˈleɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act or process of granulating.
2. a granulated condition.
4.
a. the formation of capillary-rich tissue with an irregular surface, as during wound healing.
b. the tissue so formed.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.granulation - new connective tissue and tiny blood vessels that form on the surfaces of a wound during the healing process
connective tissue - tissue of mesodermal origin consisting of e.g. collagen fibroblasts and fatty cells; supports organs and fills spaces between them and forms tendons and ligaments
proud flesh - the swollen tissue around a healing wound or ulcer
2.granulation - the act of forming something into granules or grains; "the granulation of medicines"
formation, shaping - the act of fabricating something in a particular shape
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Translations

gran·u·la·tion

n. granulación, masa redonda y carnosa que se forma en la superficie de un tejido, membrana u órgano;
___ tissuetejido de ___.
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granulation

n granulación f
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