synostose

transitive verb

syn·​os·​tose
ˈsinəˌstōs,
-ˌnäˌs-,
-ōz,
sə̇ˈnäˌs-
-ed/-ing/-s
: to unite by synostosis

Word History

Etymology

back-formation from synostosis

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“Synostose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synostose. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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