periosteal

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

Definition of periosteal

  1. 1 :  situated around or produced external to bone

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or involving the periosteum

First Known Use of periosteal

1782


Medical Dictionary

periosteal

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

Medical Definition of periosteal

  1. 1:  situated around or produced external to bone

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


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