apophysitis

[ ə-pŏf′ĭ-sītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of an apophysis.

Nearby words

  1. apophthegm,
  2. apophthegmatic,
  3. apophyge,
  4. apophyllite,
  5. apophysis,
  6. apoplast,
  7. apoplectic,
  8. apoplectiform,
  9. apoplexy,
  10. apoprotein


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