porosis

[pə-rōsĭs, pô-]

n. pl. po•ro•ses (-sēz)

A porous condition, as of the bones.

Nearby words

  1. porny,
  2. porocele,
  3. porokeratosis,
  4. poroma,
  5. poromeric,
  6. porosity,
  7. porotomy,
  8. porous,
  9. porously,
  10. porphin


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