Definición de cicatrix en inglés:

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cicatrix

Pronunciación: /ˈsɪkətrɪks/
(also cicatrice /ˈsɪkətrɪs/)

sustantivo (plural cicatrices /sɪkəˈtrʌɪsiːz/)

1The scar of a healed wound.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The pattern of the scars or cicatrices - imitating a crocodile's ridged scales - on the upper torsos of some older men indicate them as members of the crocodile clan.
  • He made observations regarding initiation cicatrices, the fact that the teeth of male initiands were not removed (unlike tribes on the mainland).
  • You're turning the colour of those chicken-white cicatrices across the skin of your inner wrists.
1.1A scar on the bark of a tree.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Consequently, the cicatrix displays no growth lines.
1.2 Botany A mark on a stem left after a leaf or other part has become detached.

Derivados

cicatricial

Pronunciación: /sɪkəˈtrɪʃ(ə)l/
adjetivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Disorders of alopecia can be divided into those in which the hair follicle is normal and those in which the hair follicle is damaged (e.g., cicatricial alopecia).

Origen

Late Middle English (as cicatrice): from Latin cicatrix or Old French cicatrice.

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Saltos de línea: cica|trix

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