Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

spongy

play
adjective \ˈspən-jē\

Medical Definition of spongy

spongier; est

  1. :  resembling a sponge; especially :  full of cavities :  cancellous <spongy bone>

sponginess noun




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up spongy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a division or portion of a pool or whole

Get Word of the Day daily email!