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osteosis

[os-tee-oh-sis]
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noun
  1. the formation of bony tissue, usually infiltrating connective tissue.
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osteosis

(ŏs′tē-ōsĭs)
n.
  1. The formation of bony tissue, especially over connective or other tissue.
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