Osteocope Os"te*o*cope, n. [Gr. ?; 'oste`on a bone + ? a striking, pain: cf. F. ost['e]ocope.] (Med.) Pain in the bones; a violent fixed pain in any part of a bone. -- {Os`te*o*cop"ic}, a. [1913 Webster]

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  • nyctalgia — Denoting especially the osteocopic pains of syphilis occurring at night. SYN: night pain. [nyct + G. algos, pain] * * * nyc·tal·gia (nik talґjə) [nyct + algia] pain that occurs in sleep only …   Medical dictionary

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