Meaning of granulation


Pronunciation: (gran"yu-lā'shun), [key]
— n.
  1. the act or process of granulating.
  2. a granulated condition.
  3. any of the grains of a granulated surface.
    1. the formation of granulation tissue, esp. in healing.
    2. Seegranulation tissue.
  4. 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.
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