exostosis

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noun ex·os·to·sis \ ˌek-(ˌ)sä-ˈstō-səs \

Definition of exostosis

plural exostoses play \ˌek-(ˌ)sä-ˈstō-ˌsēz\
:a spur or bony outgrowth from a bone or the root of a tooth

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Origin and Etymology of exostosis

New Latin, from Greek exostōsis, from ex out of + osteon bone — more at ex-, osseous


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exostosis

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noun ex·os·to·sis \ ˌek-(ˌ)säs-ˈtō-səs \

medical Definition of exostosis

plural exostoses play \-ˌsēz\
:a spur or bony outgrowth from a bone or the root of a tooth

exostotic

play \-ˈtät-ik\ adjective

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