lamellar bone

n.

A bone in which the tubular lamellae are formed, which are characterized by parallel spirally arranged collagen fibers.

Nearby words

  1. limit of proportionality,
  2. limit of resolution,
  3. limit order,
  4. limit point,
  5. limit switch,
  6. limit-state design,
  7. limitarian,
  8. limitary,
  9. limitation,
  10. limitative


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