osteosclerosis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n osteosclerosis abnormal hardening or eburnation of bone
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Osteosclerosis Abnormal hardness and density of bone.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n osteosclerosis The excessive formation of bone-tissue in the Haversian canals and other spaces of bone, so that it becomes denser.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL.; osteo-, + sclerosis,