spondylolysis

noun

spon·​dy·​lol·​y·​sis ˌspän-də-ˈläl-ə-səs How to pronounce spondylolysis (audio)
plural spondylolyses -ˌsēz How to pronounce spondylolysis (audio)
: disintegration or dissolution of a vertebra

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“Spondylolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/spondylolysis. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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