osteosis

[ os-tee-oh-sis ]
/ ˌɒs tiˈoʊ sɪs /

noun

the formation of bony tissue, usually infiltrating connective tissue.

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Medical definitions for osteosis

osteosis
[ ŏs′tē-ōsĭs ]

n.

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