pleonosteosis

[plē′ŏn-ŏs′tē-ōsĭs]

n.

Excessive ossification of bone.

Nearby words

  1. pleomorphism,
  2. pleon,
  3. pleonal,
  4. pleonasm,
  5. pleonastic,
  6. pleopod,
  7. pleoptics,
  8. plerion,
  9. plerocercoid,
  10. plesiosaur


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