halisteresis

noun
hal·​i·​ste·​re·​sis | \ ˌhal-ə-stə-ˈrē-səs , hə-ˌlis-tə- \
plural halistereses\ -​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of halisteresis

: loss of salts especially of lime from bone (as in osteomalacia)

Other Words from halisteresis

halisteretic \ -​ˈret-​ik \ adjective

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