[gran-yuh-leyt] /ˈgræn yəˌleɪt/
verb (used with object), granulated, granulating.
to form into or grains.
to raise in ; make rough on the surface.
verb (used without object), granulated, granulating.
to become granular or grainy.
Pathology. to form .
(transitive) to make into grains
to make or become roughened in surface texture
(intransitive) (of a wound, ulcer, etc) to form granulation tissue
1660s, back-formation from granulation. Related: Granulated; granulating.
noun 1. a coarsely ground white sugar, widely used as a sweetener. noun 1. a coarsely ground white sugar
granulatio gran·u·la·ti·o (grān’yə-lā’shē-ō) n. pl. gran·u·la·ti·o·nes (-lā’shē-ō’nēz) Granulation.
[gran-yuh-ley-shuh n] /ˌgræn yəˈleɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or process of granulating. 2. a granulated condition. 3. any of the grains of a granulated surface. 4. Pathology. 5. Astronomy. one of the small, short-lived features of the sun’s surface that in the aggregate give it a mottled appearance when viewed with a telescope. /ˌɡrænjʊˈleɪʃən/ […]
noun, Pathology. 1. tissue formed in ulcers and in early wound healing and repair, composed largely of newly growing capillaries and so called from its irregular surface in open wounds; proud flesh. noun 1. a mass of new connective tissue and capillaries formed on the surface of a healing ulcer or wound, usually leaving a […]