/ (ˈæŋkɪˌləʊz) /
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a former spelling of ankylose
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Derived forms of anchyloseanchylosis, nounanchylotic (ˌæŋkɪˈlɒtɪk), adjective
Words nearby anchylose
anchoveta, anchovy, anchovy pear, anchusa, anchusin, anchylose, anchylostomiasis, Ancienne-Lorette, ancienne noblesse, ancien régime, ancient
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How to use anchylose in a sentence
In man, and some monkeys, the præmaxillæ anchylose with the maxillæ, so as to be irrecognisable in the adult.The Ancient Life History of the Earth|Henry Alleyne Nicholson