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arthrosis

noun ar·thro·sis \är-ˈthrō-səs\
plural ar·thro·ses\-ˌsēz\

Definition of ARTHROSIS

1
:  an articulation between bones
2
:  a degenerative disease of a joint

Origin of ARTHROSIS

New Latin, from Greek arthrōsis jointing, articulation, from arthroun to articulate, from arthron
First Known Use: 1634
Medical Dictionary

arthrosis

noun ar·thro·sis \är-ˈthrō-səs\
plural ar·thro·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of ARTHROSIS

1
:  an articulation or line of juncture between bones
2
:  a degenerative disease of a joint

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