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  • n. A benign tumor consisting of bone or cartilage

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tumor composed of intermingled bony and cartilaginous tissue.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. benign tumor containing both bone and cartilage; usually occurs near the end of a long bone


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  • Enchondroma may be composed of osteoid tissue, such as is found in the ossifying callous between the bone and the periosteum, and, according to Virchow, then takes the name of osteochondroma.

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  • The Bok Sevens medical team also confirmed that Delport is also suffering from an osteochondroma injury on his upper arm bone.

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