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osteoblast

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noun os·te·o·blast \ˈäs-tē-ə-ˌblast\

Definition of osteoblast

  1. :  a bone-forming cell

osteoblastic

play \ˌäs-tē-ə-ˈblas-tik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of osteoblast

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1875


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osteoblast

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noun os·teo·blast \ˈäs-tē-ə-ˌblast\

Medical Definition of osteoblast

  1. :  a bone-forming cell




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