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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Arterialization  \Ar*te`ri*al*i*za"tion\,  n.  (Physiol.) 
  The  process  of  converting  venous  blood  into  arterial  blood 
  during  its  passage  through  the  lungs,  oxygen  being  absorbed 
  and  carbonic  acid  evolved;  --  called  also  {a["e]ration}  and 
  {hematosis}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hematosis  \Hem`a*to"sis\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  a"ima`twsis.] 
  (Physiol.) 
  a  Sanguification;  the  conversion  of  chyle  into  blood. 
  b  The  arterialization  of  the  blood  in  the  lungs;  the 
  formation  of  blood  in  general;  h[ae]matogenesis. 




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