American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. An articulation or a joint between bones.
- n. A degenerative disease of a joint.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In anatomy: A suture; an articulation; a joining or jointing of bones or cartilages otherwise than by ankylosis. ; . Arthrosis is divisible into three principal categories: Synarthrosis
- n. The result of articulation; a joint; an arthron; a node.
- n. Any articulation or joint between bones
- n. Any degenerative disease of such a joint e.g. osteoarthritis
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Anat.) Articulation.
- Greek arthrōsis, jointing, from arthroun, to fasten by a joint, from arthron, joint; see arthro-. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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“Imagine a 94-year-old woman, suffering from a degenerative disease such as arthrosis and unable to move her hands, deaf and may be blind," said Baezner.”
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“Despite her illness that was diagnosed a few years ago (diabetes and arthrosis), she continues working in her market garden.”
“Failure of bone healing of the fusion ( "pseudo-arthrosis") can occur in 5 to 40\% of cases, depending on the specific surgical technique used and the patient's individual risk factors.”
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