epiphysiodesis

noun
epiph·​y·​si·​od·​e·​sis | \ i-ˌpif-ə-sē-ˈäd-ə-səs How to pronounce epiphysiodesis (audio) , ˌep-ə-ˌfiz-ē- How to pronounce epiphysiodesis (audio) \
plural epiphysiodeses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce epiphysiodeses (audio) \

Medical Definition of epiphysiodesis

: the surgical reattachment of a separated epiphysis to the shaft of its bone

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