- composed of or containing bone
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Osseous: Having to do with the bone, consisting of bone, or resembling bone. From 'os' which is a synonym for 'bone.' The Latin word 'os' means 'bone' as does the related Greek word 'osteon.'
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[ Latin osseus
, from os
bone; akin to Greek ..., Sanskrit asthi
. Confer Oyster
.] Composed of bone; resembling bone; capable of forming bone; bony; ossific.
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Composed of bone; resembling bone; capable of forming bone; bony; ossific. ... Origin: L. Osseus, from os, ossis bone; akin to Gr, Skr. Asthi. Cf. Oyster. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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composed of or containing bone; `osseous tissue`
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(os´e-әs) of the nature or quality of bone; bony.
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• (a.) Composed of bone; resembling bone; capable of forming bone; bony; ossific.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: os′ē-ŭs Definitions: 1. Bony, of bonelike consistency or structure. Synonyms: osteal
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Bony, hard, brittle; of very close texture.
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