symphyseal

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adjective sym·phy·se·al \ˌsim(p)-fə-ˈsē-əl\
variants: or less commonly

symphysial

play \sim-ˈfi-zē-əl\

Definition of symphyseal

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a symphysis

Origin and Etymology of symphyseal

Greek symphyse-, symphysis symphysis


First Known Use: circa 1836


Medical Dictionary

symphyseal

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adjective sym·phy·se·al \ˌsim(p)-fə-ˈsē-əl\
variants: also

symphysial

\sim-ˈfiz-ē-əl\play

Medical Definition of symphyseal

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a symphysis


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