endosteal

adjective
end·​os·​te·​al | \ en-ˈdä-stē-əl How to pronounce endosteal (audio) \

Definition of endosteal

1 : of or relating to the endosteum
2 : located within bone or cartilage

Other Words from endosteal

endosteally adverb

First Known Use of endosteal

circa 1868, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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endosteal

adjective
end·​os·​te·​al | \ en-ˈdäs-tē-əl How to pronounce endosteal (audio) \

Medical Definition of endosteal

1 : of or relating to the endosteum
2 : located within bone or cartilage

Other Words from endosteal

endosteally \ -​ə-​lē How to pronounce endosteally (audio) \ adverb

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