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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.
[1605–15]
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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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References in periodicals archive ?
Different types of chronic otitis media are distinguished based on the observed lesions in the middle ear mucosa, namely, simple chronic otitis media, chronic otitis media with inflammatory granulation, chronic cholesteatoma otitis media, and chronic otitis media accompanying a specific disease [1, 2].
Test Group: Received hydrogel with colloidal silver along with bedside surgical debridement whenever required for wounds/ ulcers, which had slough in the floor and still granulation tissue appeared.
A vacuum assisted closure (VAC) which was changed every three days was used to protect the mesh and allow granulation of the defect.
Granulation tissue-type hemangiomas are rare benign vascular lesions that mainly affect the head, neck, and hands.
These findings were found to be compatible with a brain herniation into a giant arachnoid granulation, with strangulation and infarction of the herniated brain tissue.
Treatment of tracheostenosis due to granulation at the tracheostomy site in pediatric patients with congenital disease is often difficult for three main reasons.
We describe a novel approach to treating substomal tracheal granulation by using trans-stomal Coblation for patients whose granulation is difficult to visualize.
The mass was surgically removed and histopathology confirmed it as granulation tissue.
Information granulation had attracted researchers' great attention since a paper that focused on discussing information on granulation published by professor Zadeh in 1997 [9].
Blue Diamond's almond flour line is available in three varieties: Extra Fine Natural, with exceptionally fine granulation; Extra Fine Blanched, the finest granulation almond flour available with a powder-like consistency; and Fine Blanched, which gives nutritious texture to everyday baking and cooking, according to the company.