haversian system

noun, often capitalized H

Definition of haversian system

  1. :  a haversian canal with the concentrically arranged laminae of bone that surround it

First Known Use of haversian system

1845


Medical Dictionary

haversian system

noun , often capitalized H

Medical Definition of haversian system

  1. :  a haversian canal with the concentrically arranged laminae of bone that surround it—called also osteon

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