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  • adj. Having the quality of consolidating broken bones.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the quality of consolidating broken bones.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In medicine, having the property of consolidating broken parts; promoting the union of fractured bones.
  • n. In medicine, a remedy believed to promote the union of fractured parts.

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