osteosis

[os-tee-oh-sis]

noun

the formation of bony tissue, usually infiltrating connective tissue.

Origin of osteosis

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osteosis in Medicine

osteosis

[ŏs′tē-ōsĭs]

n.

The formation of bony tissue, especially over connective or other tissue.
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