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oste-

combining form

Definition of OSTE-

:  bone <osteal> <osteomyelitis>

Variants of OSTE-

oste- or osteo-

Origin of OSTE-

New Latin, from Greek, from osteon — more at osseous
Medical Dictionary

oste-

combining form

Medical Definition of OSTE-

:  bone <osteal> <osteomyelitis>

Variants of OSTE-

oste- or osteo-

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