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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. union by means of bone; the complete closing up and obliteration of sutures

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Union by means of bone; the complete closing up and obliteration of sutures.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anatomy, union by means of bone; the confluence or growing together of bones; ankylosis; co√∂ssification. Also called synostosis. Dunglison.

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek with + bone. (Wiktionary)

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