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Definition of Granulation

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act of granulating, formation of granules; growth of small granules; roughness
Granulation Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
The state of being granulated.
  
(n.)
The act or process of the formation of such prominences.
  
(n.)
The act or process of forming or crystallizing into grains; as, the granulation of powder and sugar.
  
(n.)
One of the small, red, grainlike prominences which form on a raw surface (that of wounds or ulcers), and are the efficient agents in the process of healing.
  
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granulation
\gran`u*la"tion\ (?), n. [cf. f. granulation.]
1. the act or process of forming or crystallizing into grains; as, the granulation of powder and sugar.
2. the state of being granulated.
3. (med.) (a) one of the small, red, grainlike prominences which form on a raw surface (that of wounds or ulcers), and are the efficient agents in the process of healing. (b) the act or process of the formation of such prominences.

JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Gronyniad = n. granulation
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. new connective tissue and tiny blood vessels that form on the surfaces of a wound during the healing process
(synonym) granulation tissue
(hypernym) connective tissue
(hyponym) proud flesh
(derivation) granulate
2. the act of forming something into granules or grains; "the granulation of medicines"
(hypernym) formation, shaping
(derivation) granulate, grain
Granulation Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Solar Energy
Cellular structure of the solar photosphere visible at high spatial resolution.
ASTRONOMY UNBOUND
A mottled appearance of the photosphere of the Sun. This is caused by the convection of gas cells which are rising and falling.
Astronomy and Physics Terms by ExploreSpace.com
A pattern of small cells seen on the surface of the Sun caused by the convective motions of the hot solar gas.
Granulation Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Granulation can refer to:
  • Granulation (process), the process of forming or crystallizing into grains
  • Granulation tissue, a product of healing in major wounds
  • Granular synthesis, a sound synthesis method
  • Granule (solar physics), a sign of turbulent convection on the Sun
  • Granulation (jewellery), a process used by goldsmiths or silversmiths to decorate precious metals with small spheres fused to a base piece

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Granulation Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hepatitis Central (TM) Liver Disease Medical Glossary
Grainy growth made up of new tissue, which usually appears on raw or irritated skin surfaces. Part of the healing process