osseous

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adjective os·se·ous \ˈä-sē-əs\

Definition of osseous

  1. :  bony 1

Origin and Etymology of osseous

Latin osseus, from oss-, os bone; akin to Greek osteon bone, Sanskrit asthi


First Known Use: circa 1682


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osseous

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adjective os·se·ous \ˈäs-ē-əs\

Medical Definition of osseous

  1. :  of, relating to, or composed of bone

osseously

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