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- 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; coössification. Also called synostosis. Dunglison.
From Ancient Greek with + bone. (Wiktionary)