Medical Dictionary

halisteresis

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noun hal·i·ste·re·sis \ˌhal-ə-stə-ˈrē-səs, hə-ˌlis-tə-\

Medical Definition of halisteresis

plural

halistereses

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

halisteretic

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