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noun
  1. marrow1(def 1).
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bone marrow

noun
  1. See marrow 1 (def. 1)
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bone marrow in Medicine

bone marrow

n.
  1. The soft, fatty, vascular tissue filling the cavities of bones, having a stroma of reticular fibers and cells.
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bone marrow in Science

bone marrow

  1. The spongy, red tissue that fills the bone cavities of mammals. Bone marrow is the source of red blood cells, platelets, and most white blood cells.
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bone marrow in Culture

bone marrow

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