from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun The use of heat produced by high-frequency electric current to bring about localized destruction of tissues.
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- noun congealing tissue by heat (as by electric current)
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Newman, who has clinics in Harley Street, Greater Manchester and Glasgow, has pioneered an alternative thermocoagulation technique to treat thread veins and rosacea which leaves no scarring and sees outstanding results.