adjective see ankylosis

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  • ankylotic — See ankylosis. * * * …   Universalium

  • ankylotic — Characterized by or pertaining to ankylosis. * * * an·ky·lot·ic (ang″kə lotґik) pertaining to or marked by ankylosis …   Medical dictionary

  • ankylotic — adj. suffering from immobility of the joints …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ankylotic — an·ky·lot·ic …   English syllables

  • ankylotic — adjective relating to or characteristic of the abnormality ankylosis • Pertains to noun: ↑ankylosis • Derivationally related forms: ↑ankylosis …   Useful english dictionary

  • ankylosis — ankylotic /ang keuh lot ik/, adj. /ang keuh loh sis/, n. 1. Pathol. abnormal adhesion of the bones of a joint. 2. Anat. the union or consolidation of two or more bones or other hard tissues into one. [1705 15; < Gk: a stiffening of the joints.… …   Universalium

  • an|chy|lot|ic — «ANG kuh LOT ihk», adjective. = ankylotic. (Cf. ↑ankylotic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • ankylosis — noun (plural ankyloses) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek ankylōsis, from ankyloun to make crooked, from ankylos crooked more at angle Date: 1713 1. stiffness or fixation of a joint by disease or surgery 2. union of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • anchylose — anchylose, anchylosis, anchylotic var of ANKYLOSE, ANKYLOSIS, ANKYLOTIC …   Medical dictionary

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