osseous osseous

Definition(s):

  • (adj) composed of or containing bone

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Almost all medical reports are warty with Greek and Latin jargon: "Etiologic factors" for "causes," "acute coryza" for "the common cold," "osseous structures" for "bones.
  2. Under the spotlight of major league performances a half million dollars worth of hand-picked ivory from the minor leagues has proved to be a little worse than ordinary osseous .
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