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cancellous tissue

n.

Lattice-like or spongy bone tissue.

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Nearby words

centrifugate, centrifuge, centrilobular, centrilobular emphysema, centring, cancellous tissue, centripetal, centripetal force, centripetal nerve, centrism, centrist
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