dysostosis

noun
dys·​os·​to·​sis | \ ˌdis-ˌäs-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce dysostosis (audio) \
plural dysostoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce dysostosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of dysostosis

: defective formation of bone

Other Words from dysostosis

dysostotic \ -​ˈtät-​ik How to pronounce dysostosis (audio) \ adjective

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“Dysostosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dysostosis. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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