1 new connective tissue and tiny blood vessels that form on the surfaces of a wound during the healing process [syn: granulation tissue]
2 the act of forming something into granules or grains; "the granulation of medicines"
- Rhymes: -eɪʃǝn
- The act or process of forming or crystallizing into grains; as, the granulation of powder and sugar.
- The state of being granulated.
- 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.
- The act or process of the formation of such prominences.
Granulation can refer to: