Definitions for cicatrixˈsɪk ə trɪks, sɪˈkeɪ trɪks; ˈsɪk ə trɪs; ˌsɪk əˈtraɪ siz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scar, cicatrix, cicatrice(noun)

    a mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue


  1. cicatrix(Noun)

    A scar that remains after the development of new tissue over a recovering wound or sore.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cicatrix(noun)

    the pellicle which forms over a wound or breach of continuity and completes the process of healing in the latter, and which subsequently contracts and becomes white, forming the scar

  2. Origin: [L.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Cicatrix

    The fibrous tissue that replaces normal tissue during the process of WOUND HEALING.

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