from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small, abnormal bony outgrowth.
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- n. Any small, abnormal growth of bone, often near a joint
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An abnormal bony excrescence or osseous outgrowth.
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- n. small abnormal bony outgrowth
osteo- + -phyte (Wiktionary)