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cicatrize

cic·a·trize

cicatrize

 
pronunciation:
sI k traIz
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: cicatrized, cicatrizes, cicatrizing
definition: to cause to heal by forming a cicatrix or scar.
Her system could not cicatrize the wound.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to heal by forming a cicatrix or scar.
The wound cicatrized rapidly.
derivations: cicatrizant (adj.), cicatrization (n.)