osteoid


1os·te·oid

adjective \ˈäs-tē-ˌid\

Definition of OSTEOID

:  resembling bone

Origin of OSTEOID

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1840

2osteoid

noun

Definition of OSTEOID

:  uncalcified bone matrix

First Known Use of OSTEOID

1934

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