arthrosis

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noun ar·thro·sis \är-ˈthrō-səs\

Definition of arthrosis

plural

arthroses

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  1. 1 :  an articulation between bones

  2. 2 :  a degenerative disease of a joint

Origin and Etymology of arthrosis

New Latin, from Greek arthrōsis jointing, articulation, from arthroun to articulate, from arthron


First Known Use: 1634


Medical Dictionary

arthrosis

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noun ar·thro·sis \är-ˈthrō-səs\

Medical Definition of arthrosis

plural

arthroses

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  1. 1:  an articulation or line of juncture between bones

  2. 2:  a degenerative disease of a joint


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