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osteochondrosis

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noun os·teo·chon·dro·sis \ -ˌkän-ˈdrō-səs \

medical Definition of osteochondrosis

plural osteochondroses play \-ˌsēz\
:a disease especially of children and young animals in which an ossification center especially in the epiphyses of long bones undergoes degeneration followed by calcification

osteochondrotic

play \-ˈdrät-ik\ adjective

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