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vesication

 [ves″ĭ-ka´shun]
the process of blistering.
a blistered spot or surface.
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ve·sic·u·la·tion

(vĕ-sik'yū-lā'shŭn),
1. The formation of vesicles. Synonym(s): blistering, vesication
2. Presence of a number of vesicles.
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ve·sic·u·la·tion

(vĕ-sik'yū-lā'shŭn)
1. The formation of vesicles.
Synonym(s): blistering, vesication.
2. Synonym(s): inflation.
3. Presence of a number of vesicles.
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vesication

Blistering.
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ve·sic·u·la·tion

(vĕ-sik'yū-lā'shŭn)
1. The formation of vesicles.
Synonym(s): blistering, vesication.
2. Synonym(s): inflation.
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