Origin of eburnation
Examples from the Web for eburnation
"You must mean 'eburnation,'" I said, after a moment's reflection.The Vanishing Man|R. Austin Freeman
There is eburnation of the articular surfaces in those areas most exposed to friction and pressure.
Eburnation of the articular surfaces is shown by increase in the density of the shadow of the bone in the areas affected.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Nor is it advisable to postpone mechanical interference so long that eburnation of the bones has time to take place.
The common type of lesion is a dry arthritis with fibrillation and eburnation of the articular surfaces.