Meaning of “catheterization” in the English Dictionary

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"catheterization" in British English

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catheterizationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌkæθ.ə.tə.raɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌkæθ.ə.t̬ɚ.əˈzeɪ.ʃən/ specialized

the process of putting a tube into the body to allow fluids to pass or to make a passage wider

(Definition of “catheterization” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)