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ochronosis

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noun ochro·no·sis \ ˌō-krə-ˈnō-səs \

medical Definition of ochronosis

plural ochronoses play \-ˌsēz\
:a condition often associated with alkaptonuria and marked by pigment deposits in cartilages, ligaments, and tendons

ochronotic

play \-ˈnät-ik\ adjective

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