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gibbosity

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noun gib·bos·i·ty \ji-ˈbä-sə-tē, gi-\

Definition of gibbosity

plural gib·bos·i·ties



14th Century

First Known Use of gibbosity

14th century


Medical Dictionary

gibbosity

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noun gib·bos·i·ty \jīb-ˈäs-ət-ē, gib-\

Medical Definition of gibbosity

plural gib·bos·i·ties

  1. 1:  protuberance, swelling; specifically :  kyphosis

  2. 2:  the quality or state of being gibbous; specifically :  the condition of being humpbacked




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