cicatrice

DEFINITIONS OF: cicatrice

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

Synonyms:
cicatrix, scar
Types:
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callus
bony tissue formed during the healing of a fractured bone
cheloid, keloid
raised pinkish scar tissue at the site of an injury; results from excessive tissue repair
pockmark
a scar or pit on the skin that is left by a pustule of smallpox or acne or other eruptive disease
sword-cut
a scar from a cut made by a sword
vaccination
the scar left following inoculation with a vaccine
chestnut
a small horny callus on the inner surface of a horse's leg
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symptom
(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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