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tuberosity

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noun tu·ber·os·i·ty \ˌtü-bə-ˈrä-sə-tē, ˌtyü-\

Definition of tuberosity

plural tuberosities

  1. :  a rounded prominence; especially :  a large prominence on a bone usually serving for the attachment of muscles or ligaments



1611

First Known Use of tuberosity

1611


Medical Dictionary

tuberosity

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noun tu·ber·os·i·ty \ˌt(y)ü-bə-ˈräs-ət-ē\

Medical Definition of tuberosity

plural tuberosities

  1. :  a rounded prominence; especially :  a large prominence on a bone usually serving for the attachment of muscles or ligaments




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "tuberosity"


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