Origin of ankylosis
Examples from the Web for ankylosis
Historical Examples of ankylosis
Degeneration of the cartilage tissue: Ankylosis, Gout, Arthritis deformans.Valere Aude
When inflammation has caused the joint-ends of the bones to be fused together the ankylosis is termed osseous or complete.
Ultimately fibrous adhesions, resulting in ankylosis, may occur.
Creed: A metaphor with ankylosis—a figure of speech frozen stiff with fright.
A man with ankylosis of the ego, who is jealous of the stenographer for sufficient reasons.
Word Origin for ankylosis
stiffening of joints after injury or surgery, alternative (and more etymological) spelling of anchylosis (q.v.).