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ker·a·tin·ize

 (kĕr′ə-tə-nīz′)
intr.v. ker·a·tin·ized, ker·a·tin·iz·ing, ker·a·tin·iz·es
To undergo keratinization.

keratinize

(kɪˈrætɪˌnaɪz; ˈkɛrətɪ-) or

keratinise

vb
(Zoology) to become or cause to become impregnated with keratin
keˌratiniˈzation, keˌratiniˈsation n

keratinize


Past participle: keratinized
Gerund: keratinizing

Imperative
keratinize
keratinize
Present
I keratinize
you keratinize
he/she/it keratinizes
we keratinize
you keratinize
they keratinize
Preterite
I keratinized
you keratinized
he/she/it keratinized
we keratinized
you keratinized
they keratinized
Present Continuous
I am keratinizing
you are keratinizing
he/she/it is keratinizing
we are keratinizing
you are keratinizing
they are keratinizing
Present Perfect
I have keratinized
you have keratinized
he/she/it has keratinized
we have keratinized
you have keratinized
they have keratinized
Past Continuous
I was keratinizing
you were keratinizing
he/she/it was keratinizing
we were keratinizing
you were keratinizing
they were keratinizing
Past Perfect
I had keratinized
you had keratinized
he/she/it had keratinized
we had keratinized
you had keratinized
they had keratinized
Future
I will keratinize
you will keratinize
he/she/it will keratinize
we will keratinize
you will keratinize
they will keratinize
Future Perfect
I will have keratinized
you will have keratinized
he/she/it will have keratinized
we will have keratinized
you will have keratinized
they will have keratinized
Future Continuous
I will be keratinizing
you will be keratinizing
he/she/it will be keratinizing
we will be keratinizing
you will be keratinizing
they will be keratinizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been keratinizing
you have been keratinizing
he/she/it has been keratinizing
we have been keratinizing
you have been keratinizing
they have been keratinizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been keratinizing
you will have been keratinizing
he/she/it will have been keratinizing
we will have been keratinizing
you will have been keratinizing
they will have been keratinizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been keratinizing
you had been keratinizing
he/she/it had been keratinizing
we had been keratinizing
you had been keratinizing
they had been keratinizing
Conditional
I would keratinize
you would keratinize
he/she/it would keratinize
we would keratinize
you would keratinize
they would keratinize
Past Conditional
I would have keratinized
you would have keratinized
he/she/it would have keratinized
we would have keratinized
you would have keratinized
they would have keratinized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.keratinize - convert into keratin
convert - change the nature, purpose, or function of something; "convert lead into gold"; "convert hotels into jails"; "convert slaves to laborers"
keratinise, keratinize - become horny and impregnated with keratin
2.keratinize - become horny and impregnated with keratin
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
keratinise, keratinize - convert into keratin
References in periodicals archive ?
Cholesteatoma concerning the shape and form of the lesion has been termed as a growth of abnormal keratinizing squamous epithelium with a collection of keratin debris [4, 5], cystic lesion [5], three-dimensional structure [6], cystic mass with a surrounding inflammatory reaction [7, 8], middle ear tumor [4], form of chronic otitis media [3, 9 10], and "epidermoid cyst" It was called "skin in the wrong place" [12].
Verrucous carcinoma is a rare, highly keratinizing variant of SCC that is characterized by local aggressiveness but a low potential for metastasis.
2) Warty/basaloid vulvar squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs) are more likely to be associated with HPV, especially with types such as HPV16 that are targeted by commercially available vaccines, and occur at a younger age than keratinizing SCC.
70%) followed by large cell keratinizing type in 48 cases (30.
KAs are common, frequently self-limiting, epidermal tumors that consist of keratinizing squamous cells, thought to arise from the seboglandular part of the hair follicle.
Histopathology revealed a keratinizing squamous epithelium with pilosebaceous structures in the cyst wall consistent with a dermoid cyst.
8) who also reported that there was no statistically significant difference in the apoptotic and mitotic cell counts between non-keratinizing and Keratinizing Squamous Cell Carcinoma (KCC).
Differentiated type is thought to be a precursor for HPV-negative keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva.
A biopsy of peristomal granular tissue was taken and showed invasive moderately differentiated keratinizing SCC.
9 Cawson et al in 2004 have considered OKCs as keratinizing cysts and have divided it into para-keratinised and orthokeratinised linings.
Histological examination of cancerous tissue collected from middle region of horn core revealed typical keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma with characteristic epithelial pearls (Fig.