epiphyseal epiphyseal

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to the epiphysis of a bone

Usage(s):

  • In a minor operation, Pease bores a hole in the bone of a stunted leg about one-half inch from the epiphyseal plate (the layer of growing cells near the end of a bone) and inserts .
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