from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A branched cell embedded in the matrix of bone tissue.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A mature bone cell involved with the maintenance of bone.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. mature bone cell
From osteo- ("bone") + -cyte ("cell") (Wiktionary)