hyperostosis

noun hy·per·os·to·sis \ ˌhī-pər-ˌä-ˈstō-səs \

Definition of hyperostosis

plural hyperostoses play \ˌhī-pər-ˌä-ˈstō-ˌsēz\
:excessive growth or thickening of bone tissue

hyperostotic

play \ˌhī-pər-ˌä-ˈstä-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of hyperostosis

New Latin


Medical Dictionary

hyperostosis

noun hy·per·os·to·sis \ ˌhī-pə-ˌräs-ˈtō-səs \

medical Definition of hyperostosis

plural hyperostoses play \-ˈtō-ˌsēz\
:excessive growth or thickening of bone tissue

hyperostotic

play \-ˈtät-ik\ adjective

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