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


Medical Dictionary

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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