hyperostotic
adjective see hyperostosis

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  • hyperostotic — See hyperostosis. * * * …   Universalium

  • hyperostotic — adj. of hyperostosis; affected by excess bone growth (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hyperostotic — hy·per·os·tot·ic …   English syllables

  • hyperostotic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷|städ.ik adjective Etymology: from New Latin hyperostosis, after such pairs as New Latin exostosis: English exostotic : of, relating to, or affected with hyperostosis …   Useful english dictionary

  • hyperostosis — hyperostotic /huy peuhr o stot ik/, adj. /huy peuhr o stoh sis/, n. Pathol. abnormal development of bony tissue. [1825 35; HYPER + OSTOSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • Hyperostosis — Overgrowth of bone. Hyperostosis is a nonspecific term that does not refer to any particular condition. * * * 1. Hypertrophy of bone. 2. SYN: exostosis. [hyper + G. osteon, bone, + osis, condition] ankylosing h. SYN: diffuse idiopathic skeletal h …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperostosis — noun (plural hyperostoses) Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1836 excessive growth or thickening of bone tissue • hyperostotic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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