periosteal

adjective
peri·os·te·al | \ ˌper-ē-ˈä-stē-əl \

Definition of periosteal 

1 : situated around or produced external to bone

2 : of, relating to, or involving the periosteum

First Known Use of periosteal

1782, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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periosteal

adjective
peri·os·te·al | \ ˌper-ē-ˈäs-tē-əl \

Medical Definition of periosteal 

1 : situated around or produced external to bone

2 : of, relating to, or involving the periosteum a periosteal sarcoma

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