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Occult fracture



occult fracture n.
A fracture that does not appear in x-rays, although the bone shows new bone formation within three or four weeks of fracture.

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    [uh-kuhl-tiz-uh m] /əˈkʌl tɪz əm/ noun 1. belief in the existence of secret, mysterious, or supernatural agencies. 2. the study or practice of arts. /ˈɒkʌlˌtɪzəm/ noun 1. belief in and the study and practice of magic, astrology, etc n. 1870, from occult + -ism. Related: Occultist.

  • Occultist

    [uh-kuhl-tiz-uh m] /əˈkʌl tɪz əm/ noun 1. belief in the existence of secret, mysterious, or supernatural agencies. 2. the study or practice of arts. /ˈɒkʌlˌtɪzəm/ noun 1. belief in and the study and practice of magic, astrology, etc n. 1870, from occult + -ism. Related: Occultist.



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