luteinize(redirected from luteinizes)
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To form luteal tissue.
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v. lutein·ized, lutein·izing, lutein·izes
To cause the production of a corpus luteum in.
To develop into or become part of the corpus luteum.
lu′te·in·i·za′tion (-ə-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
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